On the Radar: Paying a person's social assistance to someone else

Posted
November 2, 2017

Usually, Ontario Works (OW) and the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) pay money directly to the person who's getting social assistance.

This month's On the Radar talks about when OW and ODSP can pay a person's assistance to someone else.

They can do this if:

  • the person owes money for things like rent or utilities
  • they think the person needs a trustee to manage their money

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