Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services

Site: Central East Region - Barrie Office

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

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Record #: BAR1991 Last Modified: 30 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 11 Oct 2014
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
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
DatesYear round
Areas ServedAdjala-Tosorontio ; Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Essa ; Innisfil ; New Tecumseth
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults 18 years and older * ODSP recipient * resident of Ontario
ApplicationApply at ODSP office
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Address and Location
Located In CommunityBarrie
Address & Map
34 Simcoe St
Barrie, ON L4N 6T4
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IntersectionMary St and Simcoe St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone705-737-1311
Toll Free Phone1-800-461-7551
TDD Phone705-737-9601
Primary ContactDavid MacKinnon, Ontario Disability Support Program Manager; Phone: 705-727-5600; Email: David.mackinnon@ontario.ca
Alternate ContactWendy Blyth, Ontario Disability Support Program Manager; Phone: 705-727-5595; Email: wendy.blyth@ontario.ca