Canada Benefits

Connects you to a range of federal benefits such as:

  • Employment Insurance (EI)
  • Education and Training
  • Housing
  • Health
  • Business

Health Canada

Health Canada helps you maintain and improve your health, while respecting your individual choices and circumstances.

Service Canada

Offers you single window access to a wide range of Canadian government programs and services.

Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB)

Provides Canadian families with children under the age of 6 with financial support to help with the cost of child care.



Offers you single window access to a wide range information, services and resources offered by the government of Ontario.

Employment Ontario

Ontario's employment and training network with services for:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Job Seekers
  • Employers
  • Employees

Healthy Smiles Ontario

Healthy Smiles Ontario is available to all low-income families in Ontario. Any family with income below the program’s income thresholds can apply each year to receive children’s dental coverage.

Making an application is not always necessary. Children are automatically eligible for Healthy Smiles Ontario if they or their family receive:

  • Ontario Works, including Extended Health Benefits and Extended Employment Health Benefits

  • Temporary Care Assistance (recipient child only)

  • Ontario Disability Support Program, including Extended Health Benefits and Transitional Health Benefits

  • Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities (recipient child only)

Ontario Benefits Directory

The Ontario Benefits Directory is a simple, easy and convenient point of access to many provincial benefit and tax credit programs.


Your connection to information about community, social, health and related government services.

Assistive Devices Program

Provides personalized devices or equipment to Ontarians who have long-term physical disabilities.

Landlord and Tenant Board (formerly Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal)

Learn how to resolve disputes between most residential landlords and tenants.

Legal Aid Ontario

Provides legal aid services to low-income individuals for:

  • Criminal and family matters
  • Immigration and refugee hearings
  • Poverty law issues
  • Legal aid certificates

Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Makes it easier for families to find and access the services they need to give kids the best start in life at all stages of a child's development and to help youth become productive adults.

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

The official web site of the ministry responsible for Ontario's health and long-term care programs.

The Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

Delivers a range of services to protect your legal, personal and financial interests, as well as monitors the activities of Ontario charities.

Ontario Child Care Supplement for Working Families

A tax-free monthly payment to help with the costs of raising children under the age of seven.

Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)

As a resident of Ontario, you must have a valid Ontario Health Card to show that you are entitled to health care services paid for by OHIP.

OHIP covers most of your Ontario health benefits across Canada.

Ontario Child Benefit

Ontario Child Benefit is a monthly benefit paid to low income families with children under the age of 18.

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

OSAP provides eligible Ontario students with financial assistance to help pay for tuition, books, mandatory fees, living costs and transportation.

Social Benefits Tribunal

Hears appeals about social assistance decisions that people receive under the Ontario Works Act, 1997 and the Ontario Disability Support Program Act, 1997.

Trillium Drug Program

If you are spending a lot of money on prescription drug products and have a valid Ontario Health Card, the Trillium Drug Program may help cover some of the cost.

Home and Vehicle Modification Program

If you have a disability that restricts your mobility, you may be eligible for help from the Home and Vehicle Modification Program.

The program provides funding for eligible adults and children to make modifications to their homes and vehicles in order to help them:

  • continue living in their homes
  • avoid job loss, and
  • participate in their communities.

Health Gateway

Health Gateway is an online resource for people living with complex chronic illnesses and episodic disabilities.

(Episodic disabilities may include: arthritis, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, some forms of mental illness, and cancer).