Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Site: Barrie - 34 Simcoe St

Service: Ontario Disability Support Program - Employment Support Program

Description (Service) Connects people with disabilities to sustainable, competitive employment and provides the supports clients need to retain jobs and advance their careers 
Supports can include: 
  • help preparing for work 
  • job coaching 
  • on-the-job training 
  • software and mobility devices that can help you do your job 
  • interpreter or intervenor services 
  • transportation assistance 
  • assistive devices and training to use them 
  • tools and equipment you need for your job 
  • special clothing for your job, including safety shoes or boots 
  • specialized computer training 
  • payment of
  • licensing and/or professional fees
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Adjala-Tosorontio ; Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Essa ; Innisfil ; New Tecumseth ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Adults 18 years and older  
  • ODSP recipient 
  • not receiving disability or rehabilitation benefits from other public or private sources 
  • resident of Ontario
Application Apply at ODSP office
Languages English ; French - Website, Interpretation
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
34 Simcoe St, 2nd Flr
Barrie, ON L4N 6T4
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Intersection Mary St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-737-1311
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-7551
TTY Phone 705-737-9601
Fax 705-737-4197
Website https://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/odsp/employment_support/index.aspx
Primary Contact Gord Spoljarich, Ontario Disability Support Program Manager; Phone: 705-727-5600; Email: gord.spoljarich@ontario.ca
Alternate Contact Jackie McAlpine, Ontario Disability Support Program Manager; Phone: 705-727-5595; Email: jackie.mcalpine@ontario.ca

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