Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services

Site: West Region

Service: Community and Social Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-438-5111
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-4197
TTY Phone 519-663-5276
Fax 519-672-9510
Website www.mcss.gov.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Income and employment supports * community services and supports delivered by community social service organizations, municipalities, and First Nations

Programs include:
  • Adoptions in Ontario
  • Family Responsibility Office
  • Passport Program
  • Welfare Fraud Hotline


Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities - Monthly benefit to help offset the extra costs of significant special needs for children 18 years and under with severe disabilities who live at home with a parent or legal guardian

Special Services at Home - The Special Services at Home (SSAH) program is available for children under 18 years of age with a developmental and/or physical disability living in Ontario * SSAH provides time-limited funding to purchase supports and services not available elsewhere in the community
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Bruce County ; Chatham-Kent ; Elgin County ; Essex County ; Grey County ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Huron County ; Lambton County ; Middlesex County ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Oxford County ; Perth County
Boundaries Brant, Bruce, Chatham-Kent, Elgin, Essex, Grey, Haldimand-Norfolk, Hamilton, Huron, Lambton, Middlesex, Niagara, Oxford, and Perth
Eligibility Ontario residents who meet financial and other eligibility requirements
Application Medical documentation and proof of income required
Languages English ; French
Fees Free
Agency Information
Primary Executive Linda Chihab, Regional Director; Phone: 519-438-5111 ext 3134
Funding Provincial - MCSS
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location London (Central) with satellite offices across the South West
Located In Community London
Address & Map
217 York St, Suite 203
London, ON
Intersection Clarence St and York St
Mailing Address PO Box 5217 
London, ON N6A 5R1
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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