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Financial Help and Ontario Works

We provide financial help for people in need. We'll work with you to determine your needs and what assistance you're eligible for.

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Apply for Ontario Works

If you need help paying for food, clothing, and shelter, you can apply for Ontario Works.

Help for people with disabilities

If you have a disability and need help paying for food and shelter, you can apply for financial help. This is called the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).

Additional Ontario Works support

Check your payment schedule and learn about other available services you may be eligible for.

Get help paying for funeral arrangements

Apply for help paying for basic funeral costs for a deceased Peel resident.

Help with utility bills or rent to avoid eviction

You may be eligible for one-time financial help if you are behind in your bills or facing eviction.

Apply for a discounted monthly bus pass

If you live in Brampton or Mississauga and you can't afford a monthly bus pass, you can apply for a discount.

Apply for a child care subsidy

If you can't afford child care, you can apply for financial help. This is called a child care subsidy, and helps you pay for child care.

Help with housing

If you’re at risk of losing housing or are homeless, contact us. We’ll review your needs and set up services to assist you in finding the right affordable housing.

Apply for a rebate on your property taxes

We offer rebates to eligible low-income seniors (65+) or low-income persons with disabilities.