Contact Information
Office Phone 519-344-2057, ext 2344
Toll Free Phone Office 1-800-387-2882 * Applications 1-866-879-6750 * Welfare Fraud Hotline 1-800-394-7867
Fax 519-344-2023
Website www.lambtononline.ca/home/residents/ontarioworks/
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Jane Dalziel, Manager
Alternate Contact Sheri Bernier, Admin Assistant
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides employment and income assistance to eligible individuals and families * Income support assistance is provided to persons in need to cover the costs of food, shelter, basic needs and prescription drug coverage 
 
For children 17 years and under, basic dental services are covered however there are limits on how often a person may receive some types of care 
 
For persons 18 years and over, emergency dental care only for relief of pain is covered and is generally limited to extractions and some fillings; no cleanings or checkups
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30am * closed all statutory holidays
Areas Served Lambton County
Eligibility To apply by telephone or in person you will need to speak to an Intake Caseworker. The Intake Caseworker will gather information over the phone and make an assessment on whether you may be eligible to receive Ontario Works assistance. If you are determined to be potentially eligible, then you will be booked for an appointment in the Lambton Shared Services Centre office located at the Bayside Centre in Sarnia. At this appointment, you will meet with a Caseworker who will complete the Ontario Works application with you and make a decision regarding your eligibility.
Application There are three ways to apply for Ontario Works in Lambton County. You can apply online, by telephone or in person by attending the local office. 
* To apply online: www.ontario.ca/socialassistance;  
* To apply by telephone, call 519-332-4906 or 1-866-879-6750; 
* To apply in person you can access service at the Lambton Shared Services Centre in the Bayside Centre, 150 N. Christina St. Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3
Languages English ; French ; Spanish
Fees None
Agency Information
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location Lambton Shared Services-Bayside Centre
Located In Community Sarnia
Address & Map
Bayside Centre
150 Christina St N, 1st Flr
Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3
 
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Intersection Christina Street N and George St
Bus Routes Route 1 - Confederation ; Route 2 - Devine ; Route 4 - Maxwell ; Route 9 - Exmouth ; Route 12 - Point Edward
Physical Access Fully Accessible - automatic doors, ramp, parking, washrooms ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Elevator is located at the North end of the Mall along with an escalator from the parking garage

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