It depends on the reason you are not living together. If the two of you do not intend to get back together again, OW can find that there is "no reasonable prospect of reconciliation." In this case, they would not consider you a couple.But they might... More
You can appeal a decision to refuse you assistance, but first you must complete an application. The OW office cannot refuse to take your application. If you get a negative decision, you can appeal to the Social Benefits Tribunal (SBT), but first you... More
Probably. Your monthly assistance will be reduced by the amount of your support payment, except in certain situations where child support payments are part of a court order and are used to pay for education, training, or disability-related expenses... More
The Disability Adjudication Unit (DAU) of the Ministry of Community and Social Services will use it to decide whether you are a person with a disability. The DAU will not interview you or examine you. It is important that the health professionals... More
The following answer is taken from Old Age Security produced by Service Canada. The Old Age Security program provides you with a modest monthly pension at age 65 if you have lived in Canada for at least 10 years. Even if you have lived in Canada for... More
You might be entitled to a Canada Pension Plan disability pension if: you have enough pension credits, and you have a "severe" and "prolonged" disability. "Severe" usually means that your disability prevents you from earning more than a small... More
Yes, as long as you: tell Ontario Works (OW) or Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) about any money you make do not make too much money OW or ODSP looks at how much money you or someone else in your household is making from: a job a... More
More people who get income support from the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) are given a "medical review".Income support for people with disabilitiesTo qualify for income support from ODSP, people have to qualify:financially, andin most... More