Rural Frontenac Community Services

Site: Sharbot Lake - Elizabeth St

Service: Ontario Disability Support Program

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Names
Alternate Name ODSP ; Ontario Disabilities Support Program
Former Name Northern Frontenac Community Services Corporation
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Sharbot Lake
Address & Map
1020 Elizabeth St
Sharbot Lake, ON K0H 2P0
 
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Intersection Elizabeth St and Garrett St
Mailing Address Box 250 
Sharbot Lake, ON K0H 2P0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - First floor
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Outreach location for the delivery of the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP). 
 
Provides financial and employment supports for persons with disabilities. Financial supports include income to support basic needs, shelter costs, drug and dental benefits, medical supplies and further benefits. 
 
Employment Supports offers community-based employment services to obtain, and maintain competitive employment. Services can include: employment planning, job search supports and job retention services. 
 
ODSP recipients can be employed and remain on ODSP; income changes would apply.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Central Frontenac ; North Frontenac
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 18 years and older with a disability that is expected to last a year or more and meet the existing criteria for income and/or employment support.
Application To apply for ODSP, call or visit ontario.ca/socialassistance

Applicants of income support must provide documentation of disability to the Disability Adjudication Unit, to determine if the application is eligible based on the 'limitations to daily living' criteria * financial eligibility is also reviewed on a regular basis

Applicants of employment support must provide some documentation to the ODSP Caseworker and verification of financial eligibility * applicants to Employment Supports do not have to be receiving Income Supports to be eligible

To find the Ontario Works or Ontario Disability Support Program office that serves an address, click here.

Interactive Voice Response (IVR) 1-800-808-2268 -- automated information and payment details, payment history, file status, etc
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Prejob Guidance ~ Disabilities Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Disability Programs Applications
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-279-3151
Fax 613-279-2565
Website www.mcss.gov.on.ca
Primary Contact Joyce Lewis, Office Manager
Primary Executive Steve Higgins, ODSP Manager, Ministry of Community and Social Services; Phone: 613-545-4560; Fax: 613-545-4550
Alternate Executive Kim Jorgensen, ODSP Manager, Ministry of Community & Social Services; Phone: 613-545-4543; Fax: 613-545-4550
Other Details
Funding Provincial
Print Material Brochure * Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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