Toronto Social Assistance/ Ontario Works
Province wide financial assistance program which includes money for food, shelter, clothing and other household costs for people who meet the financial and program criteria.
To apply online please visit: http://www.toronto.ca/socialservices/online_app.htm
Toronto Social Services Division
111 Wellesley St E
Toronto, ON M4Y 2Y2
Wellesley and Jarvis
Serves youth and adults 18 years and over in financial need, and employable youth 16 or 17 who cannot live at home but are attending school or seeking employment.
Toronto Rent Bank
An innovative program that offers interest-free loans for rental arrears to households who face eviction as well as rent deposits for those who want to move to more affordable housing. Please call to find the nearest location to you.
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)
425 Adelaide St W, 5th Floor
Toronto, ON M5V 3C1
Toll Free: 1-866-245-4072
Adelaide St W & Spadina Ave
Works with clinics and anti-poverty groups using litigation, policy development, advocacy and lobbying, community development and organizing to address problems in income security programs and the root causes of poverty. ISAC does not provide direct service to individuals.