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Names
Alternate Name Hasting County Social Services ; OW
Former Name OW
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Belleville
Address & Map
County Administration Building
228 Church St
Belleville, ON K8N 5E2
 
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Intersection Victoria St and Church St
Mailing Address c/o Hastings County Community and Human Services 
Bag 6300 
2nd Floor 
Belleville, ON K8N 5E2
Bus Route Notes Belleville Transit Map
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Extra Transportation yes
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Community Services Provider * Administers Ontario Works, Social Housing and Children Services * Ontario Works provides employment & financial assistance to qualified applicants * Social Housing provides access to affordable housing to qualified applicants based on availability * Children Services provides Child Care listings, subsidies, before & after school programming information & parent resources.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Belleville ; Deseronto
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
Employable youth ages 16-17 year(s) and up who cannot live at home but are attending school or seeking employment. Financial need is determined by a review of income, liquid assets and living expenses. 
Youth and Adults 18 – 65 years who are not caring for pre-school age children or who do not have a serious disability or illness must participate in employment assistance activities and meet financial criteria. 
Each member of the household must meet at least one of the following criteria: member is a Canadian Citizen, member has made an application for status as a permanent resident under the immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada), or member has made a claim for refugee protection under the immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada), member is able to live independently and make own arrangements for supportive services. See Hastings County website for detailed information http://www.hastingscounty.com/services/community-and-human-services
Application Ontario Works, Housing or Child Care telephone 613-771-9630 or Toll Free 1-866-414-0300 during regular business hours Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Staff will help you complete an application over the phone which can take approximately 30 minutes, depending on call volume. You must have a valid Social Insurance Number to apply. Online applications can be processed 24 hours a day. 
 
Ontario Works 
For a listing of required documents to apply for Ontario Works or to apply on-line at www.ontario.ca/socialassistance
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Adult Basic Education ~ Social Assistance Recipients ~ Teenage Parents ; Adult Literacy Programs ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Burial/Cremation Expense Assistance ; English as a Second Language ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; General Dentistry ~ Youth ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Job Information ; Job Search Resource Centres ; Moving Expense Assistance ; Prejob Guidance ; Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Applications ; School Based Teen Parent/Pregnant Teen Programs ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Shelter Information Services ; Welfare Fraud Reporting ; Welfare to Work Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-966-1311
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-0575 * Intake Access Centre 1-866-414-0300
After Hours Phone 613-877-528-9514 * Mon-Fri 4:30 pm - 8:30 am including weekends and holidays for emergency accommodations and emergency food
TTY Phone 613-966-3884 Bell Relay
Fax 613-966-4598
Website www.hastingscounty.com
Primary Contact Erin Rivers, Director; Phone: 613-966-1311 ext 2306; Email: murphya@hastingscounty.com
Alternate Contact Anne-Marie Murphy, Administrative Assistant to the Director; Phone: 613-966-1311 ext 2306; Email: murphya@hastingscounty.com
Alternate Executive Dino Marchiori, Manager, Financial and Employment Assistance; Phone: 613-966-1311 ext 2334; Email: marchiorid@hastingscounty.com
Other Details
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Accreditation No

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