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.
Metro Hall 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.
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, we are not currently offering in-person workshops, job fairs or information sessions.
Public computers are not available at this location. There will be limited numbers of computers available to apply for social assistance or to access other necessary online services at Lawrence Square, Yonge Eglinton and York Humber Employment & Social Services.
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PO Box 3888 Stn Industrial Park
Markham, ON L3R 5T2
Postal Codes Served
Phone and Online Services
This office provides benefits and services by phone and online.
For phone service: call 416-392-2600 from 8:30 to 4:30, Monday – Friday.
For online service: use the MyBenefits application anytime to submit documents, check your payments and message your caseworker online.
If you need to see someone in person, this office will be open between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Before you visit, you should know that:
We continue to offer services by phone.
You should contact your caseworker first; we may be able to help you over the phone. You can also message your caseworker online and send documents electronically through MyBenefits.
Please note public computers are not available at Metro Hall. There will be limited numbers of computers available to apply for social assistance or to access other necessary online services at these Employment & Social Services locations: