OW and ODSP Rights and Benefits Overview

June 22, 2010 (66 minutes)

Recorded on June 22, 2010 (66 minutes) - This webinar is Part I of a three-part review of Ontario Works (OW) and the Ontario Disability Support Plan (ODSP) presented by Catherine Manson of Flemingdon Community Legal Services. It gives an overview of what community workers and advocates should know about rights and benefits for people receiving financial assistance from OW and ODSP. The webinar covers current rates, mandatory and discretionary benefits, and how to appeal decisions about these benefits.

Please note before viewing this webinar that after it was recorded, the rate amounts for Ontario Works (OW) and Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) benefits changed. Rate amounts given in slides 10, 23, and 28 in the webinar presentation below are no longer correct. Check here for current rates and related information.

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