As part of the City’s COVID-19 response, the Ontario Works office at this location is providing services by phone and is not open for in-person service. Three locations remain open for in-person service for clients without phone/online access. If you do not have enough money for food and housing and are in financial need, you can apply for Ontario Works assistance online or by calling 416-338-8888.

Exterior image of the Attwell Employment and Social Services location
Attwell Employment & Social Services

Office Location

220 Attwell Dr.
Toronto, ON M9W 6T9

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Mailing Address

PO Box 3888 Stn Industrial Park
Markham, ON L3R 5T2

Postal Codes Served

  • M9R
  • M9V
  • M9W

Hours of Operation

  • 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday

 

Due to a life-threatening allergy, please do not bring any carrots or carrot products with you to this building. Please share this message with anyone else you might invite to this office, in order to ensure a safe environment for all.

Attwell Employment & Social Services provides financial benefits through Ontario Works, employment supports and social supports to people living in Toronto. All of our locations provide similar supports.

Help us keep the air we share healthy. Please do not wear or use scented products when visiting our offices.

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has a list of free tax clinics in Toronto to help individuals and families file their taxes. Ontario Works recipients that received social assistance the previous year should receive their T5 in the mail by the end of February.

Onsite Services

The following organizations visit the office on a regular basis to provide services onsite. For more information, including dates/times these services are available onsite, please call the office or register online.

John Howard Society

  • information on the process for criminal record suspensions

Toronto District School Board

Essential Skills

  • one-on-one help and assessments with English literacy, basic math, and referrals to computer training courses

Rexdale Community Legal Clinic

  • review of Disability Determination packages (DDPs) to help OW clients apply for ODSP

Rexdale Women’s Centre

  • information about services and programs for newcomers