London Ontario Homeless Resources

Income & Employment Supports

(click on website to go there)

 

Ontario Works  (new address effective March 27, 2017)
355 Wellington St  Suite 248 (second floor - south bldg}

(519) 661-5432   /   Applications (519) 661-4520  Ext 3
Ontario Works / Discretionary Benefits / Employment Centre
Street Allowance available to the non sheltered

www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/ow/index.aspx   


For On Line Applications click on this link:

www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/apply_online.aspx 

Ontario Works - Satellite Locations

Glen Cairn Community Resource Centre

244 Adelaide St S. (519) 661-4520

Northland Mall - Social Services

1275 Highbury Ave N. (519) 661-4520

South London Community Centre - Social Services

1119 Jalna Blvd (519) 661-4520

Westmount Shopping Centre - Social Services

785 Wonderland Rd S. (519) 661-4520


O.D.S.P.  (Ontario Disability Support Program)

217 York St 3rd Floor

(519) 438-5111

www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/odsp/index.aspx  

For On Line Applications click on this link:

www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/apply_online.aspx 


Discretionary Benefits
151 Dundas St (Market Tower)

(519) 661-5910  Ext 1
Assist - Bus passes / Vision / Dental / Funeral expenses

(Always ask - many aren't advertised)

www.london.ca/residents/social-services/discretionary-benefits/Pages/default.aspx 


Canada Disability Benefits

Services and information on C.P.P. / Children / Grants & Bonds

www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/disability 

 

THAW Program  (Centre of Hope)

281 Wellington St

(519) 661-0343  Ext 300
Help with utility bill (heat&hydro) arrears


Housing Stability Bank  (Centre of Hope)
(519) 964-3663  Ext 300 (by appointment - various city locations)
Grants & Interest-Free Loans for Last Month’s Rent & Arrears

www.centreofhope.ca/services/housing 


Ontario Electricity Support Program

1-855-831-8151

Lower Incomes qualify to reduce your monthly hydro bill

www.ontarioelectricitysupport.ca 


Canada Pension Plan/Old Age Security 1-800-277-9914

G.S.T. 1-800-959-1953 (paid quarterly - Jan/Apr/July/Oct)

Trillium 1-877-627-6645 (paid on the 10th monthly) 


Employment Supports:


Goodwill Industries (Services for Job Seekers)

255 Horton St W.

(519) 850-9000

  • Daily job postings
  • Two hour computer usage with internet and e-mail access
  • Access to fax, printer, photocopier and scanner
  • Access to telephones and voice mail for registered clients
  • Selection of job search directories and occupational binders
  • Staff to guide and support your independent job search
www.goodwillindustries.ca/services-for-job-seekers


For job listings:  www.goodwillindustries.ca/find-a-job 


Labour Ready

942 Oxford St E. (at Quebec)

(519) 457-7679

Daily paid general labour - register 6 - 7:00 a.m.


www.jobhero.com

Assistance with resume writing and local job listings