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Program: Ontario Disability Support Program ( ODSP ) - Kingston Office  
Organization: Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services
Phone Numbers: 613-545-4553
Toll-Free: 1-800-267-0236
Teletype: 613-545-4532
Fax: 613-545-4550
Website: www.mcss.gov.on.ca
Address:
1055 Princess St, Ste 103
Kingston, ON
K7L 5T3
Intersection: Princess Street and Sir John A MacDonald Boulevard
Location: There is public transportation available within city limits.
Accessibility:     Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon to Fri 8:30am-5:00pm
Service Description: The Ministry of Community and Social Services - Ontario Disability Support Program ( ODSP ) provides financial assistance and other benefits to eligible people with disabilities and their families * this can include accommodation and basic living expenses as well as prescription drugs and basic dental care * ODSP recipients may also be eligible to receive additional benefits, such as: eyeglasses, hearing aids, special diet allowance, diabetic products, ostomy products, surgical products, transportation required to attend medical appointments, wheelchair and mobility product repairs and batteries, guide dog allowance, back to school and winter clothing allowances for dependent children, community start up maintenance benefit, employment start up benefit and emergency home repairs * employment supports are also provided for people with disabilities who are able to, and want to work, competitively which means at least minimum wage, part time, full time, contract, or self employed * employment supports lets the person choose the services they need to become employed, and provides funding to buy the supports they need * various types of supports that may be funded, including the following: employment planning, career exploration, job trials, unpaid work experience, skills training, job coaching, job search, technical aids, and interpreters
Application: Referral can come from self referral or Ontario Works. Call the office to book an appointment.
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Service is provided to adults from age 18 years to 65 years.
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Kingston and South Frontenac
See Also: Financial Assistance for People with Disabilities

This information was last completely updated on 4/7/2014

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