Additional Ontario Works support for existing clients
Check your payment schedule and learn about other available services you may be eligible for.
Check this month's Ontario Works payment schedule to find out when your payments will be made.
Update your information
You must make sure that we always have the most up-to-date information about you and your circumstances, in order to maintain your Ontario Works support.
Contact us right away if there are changes to:
- your phone number or current address,
- your income,
- your family members' information, or
- your medical needs.
When you call us to update your information, we may ask you to show us documents (like a pay stub or a doctor's note). These documents will show us how your information has changed.
To update your information, contact 905-793-9200 (Mississauga or Brampton), or call toll-free at 1-800-327-5379 (Caledon)
As an Ontario Works client, you can get help paying for emergency dental, denture and eye care for yourself and your family.
As of April 1, 2020, simply bring a piece of ID showing your name and date of birth to your dentist, denturist or eye doctor and tell them that you are with Region of Peel Accerta.
To find out what you are eligible for, please ask at your appointment. If you are told that you are ineligible for service, please call ext. 4535 and leave a voicemail.
Information for dental and vision care providers
If you have clients who are receiving OW or ODSP, you can visit AccertaWorX to confirm if they are eligible for dental and eye care coverage.
If you do not have an account with AccertaWorx, you can call 416-922-6565 or 1-800-505-7430 to receive a welcome package and login information.
Children’s dental program
To learn about how to access dental care for children who are 17 and under, visit visit Healthy Smiles Ontario (HSO).