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Ginoogaming First Nation

Ontario Works


Description
  • Provides short term financial assistance to individuals and families in need
  • Offers Extended Health Benefits to qualifying individuals
  • Provides information to recipients about participation requirements including seeking employment, basic education, volunteer work, or self employment
Participants can access a variety of programs and support services including but not limited to:
  • Child Care
  • Clothing Needs
  • Community Placement Program
  • Discretionary Benefits
  • Drug Benefits
  • Employment Resource Centre
  • Employment Start-up Costs
  • Enhanced Employment Placement Program
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Learning, Earning and Parenting
  • Pay-Direct to Landlord
  • Special Diets Allowance
  • Transportation
Eligibility
Members of Ginoogaming First Nation

Individuals must:
  • be a resident of Ontario
  • be in immediate financial need to help pay for food and housing costs
  • be willing to take part in activities that will help find employment
  • sign a Participation Agreement

Amount of financial assistance provided is determined by various factors including:
  • Assets
  • Family size
  • Housing costs
  • Income
Application Process
The following documentation is required to complete application:
  • Copy of Canada Child Benefit statement (for children under 18 years of age)
  • Copy of mortgage or rental agreement
  • Health card
  • Information about assets owned, such as a Registered Retirement Savings Plan,
  • Information about other income and money, such as a pension
  • Proof of identity, such as birth certificate
  • Proof of Social Insurance Number
  • Recent bank statement for all bank accounts
  • Record of Employment and/or most recent pay stubs
Office
807-876-1660 - Training Centre
Fax
807-876-9938
Web Site
http://www.ginoogamingfn.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 89
c/o Ontario Works
Longlac, ON, P0T 2A0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Simone Echum, Ontario Works Case Worker
Email: simone.echum@ginoogamingfn.ca
Ontario Works Administrator
Elizabeth Ferris
Email: elizabeth.ferris@ginoogamingfn.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed application required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 27, 2022
Address
100 Balsam Rd, Ginoogaming Training Centre
Ginoogaming First Nation, ON, P0T 2A0
  • Ginoogaming Training Centre is located at Balsam Rd in the community of Ginoogaming First Nation
  • Closest intersection is at Balsam Rd and Spruce St
  • Serves as the office for most social services and the education authority

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Ginoogaming First Nation