Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services

Site: Central East Region - Barrie Office

Service: Ontario Disability Support Program - Employment Start-Up Benefit

Description (Service) Available to eligible ODSP recipients who need help with costs related to accepting a new job, changing jobs, or participating in a training program * recipients could receive help with clothing or uniforms for work, safety shoes or work boots, tools and special equipment/devices, licensing and/or professional fees
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served Adjala-Tosorontio ; Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Essa ; Innisfil ; New Tecumseth
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults 18 years and older * ODSP recipient * resident of Ontario
Application Apply at ODSP office
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
34 Simcoe St
Barrie, ON L4N 6T4
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Intersection Mary St and Simcoe St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-737-1311
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-7551
TDD Phone 705-737-9601
Fax 705-737-4197
Website www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/odsp/index.aspx
Primary Contact David MacKinnon, Ontario Disability Support Program Manager; Phone: 705-727-5600; Email: David.mackinnon@ontario.ca
Alternate Contact Wendy Blyth, Ontario Disability Support Program Manager; Phone: 705-727-5595; Email: wendy.blyth@ontario.ca