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Everyone is eligible for service
Everyone is eligible for service
We are here to help you with your quality of life
Social assistance
Social assistance
Learn more about and apply for social assistance
Learn about shelter subsidies and rent geared-to-income housing
Child care
Child care
Learn more about the child care subsidy
Human Services
NOTICE: Ontario Works cheques
On August 31, Ontario Works payments for September must be picked up in person. You will need to show valid photo ID. Please go to the Oxford County office where your client service worker is located:
    Woodstock (all sites)-Oxford County Administration Building, 21 Reeve Street
    Ingersoll-Community Employment Services, 37 Alma Street (behind IDCI)
    -Livingston Centre, 90 Tillson Avenue
This change is taking place due to a potential job action that could disrupt mail service.

  • Visit your home office
  • Call 519-539-9800. Ext 3390, toll-free: 1-800-755-0394
  • Read the full notice
  • Stay updated with auto email alerts at www.oxfordcounty.ca/eAlerts. Sign up for Human Services Updates”
  • Email Us
    (519)539-9800 x3390

    We are here to help you improve your quality of life.

    Learn more about our services. Contact us to meet with a Client Service Worker to discuss your goals.

    One client, one file, one client service worker

    Oxford County Human Services are integrated. We adhere to a one client, one file, one client service worker approach. Client assessment is based on a quality of life model. This ensures a holistic approach in addressing:

    • Income
    • Education
    • Health
    • Transportation
    • Employment
    • Safety/legal
    • Shelter

    Shelter is integral to quality of life. Human Services administers and delivers a variety of shelter programs including:

    • Social housing
    • New affordable housing
    • Rent and bridge supplement programs
    • Housing allowances
    • Funding for emergency shelters
    • Domiciliary housing
    • Other homelessness prevention programs
    • Home ownership program

    Watch the video below to see some of the affordable housing projects in Oxford County. To find more housing options available in Oxford County, click here.