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 Beaches Employment and Social Services location
Beaches Employment & Social Services

Office Location

1631 Queen St. E.
Toronto, ON M4L 1G4

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Mailing Address

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

Postal Codes Served

  • M1N
  • M4E
  • M4J
  • M4K
  • M4L
  • M4M

Hours of Operation

  • 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

Beaches Employment and 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.

Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH)

  • A Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Clinician will completes assessments with clients for ongoing CBT sessions


Newcomer Services

  • information for newcomers about education/language classes, immigration, health services, housing, childcare and more

Housing Help Centre

  • guidance regarding access to affordable housing, housing options and landlord mediation

Neighbourhood Link Support Services

ID Clinic

  • helps individuals with no permanent address to secure identification documents

Streets to Homes

  • help for people who are sleeping outdoors to address immediate health/safety needs and move into housing

Toronto District School Board

Next Steps

  • job search/training information and access to employment services

University of Toronto

  • information on the process for criminal record suspensions

Woodgreen Employment & Training

  • job search/training information and access to employment services