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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
If you need to submit any documents in-person, please place them in the drop box located at the main entrance of Halton Regional Centre. If you require assistance completing applications, or have any questions about Low Income Program, please email accesshalton@halton.ca or call 311.

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-9010
E-Mail accesshalton@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Employment-and-Financial-Assistance/Low-Income-Program
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Agency Information

Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Regional / Municipal

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
If you need to submit any documents in-person, please place them in the drop box located at the main entrance of Halton Regional Centre. If you require assistance completing applications, or have any questions about Low Income Program, please email accesshalton@halton.ca or call 311. 
 
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Halton Region helps low income residents with their health needs, including dental, vision, medical supplies, equipment and related costs, as well as funerals 
 
Dental care emergencies for adults 
* adults who are in pain or require emergency dental care may be eligible for help with the cost of their dental care 
 
Eyeglasses 
* assistance with the cost of prescription eyeglasses may be provided 
 
Medical supplies and equipment 
* help with the cost of diabetic supplies, surgical supplies and dressings, as required 
* assistive aids and devices, back braces, surgical stockings, artificial limbs, wheelchairs and inhalators 
 
Project Lifesaver 
* assistance with the cost of radio technology to assist in locating wandering individuals 
* click here for more information about Project Lifesaver 
 
Funeral Expenses
Hours Office hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
Access Halton: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Applicants must: 
* be residents of Halton 
* have a total net annual household income that falls below the Net Low-income Cut-off (LICO) for Halton Region 
* include valid government-issued identification for each household member in the benefit request (birth certificates and immigration documents) 
* give verbal consent to staff to record information in order to assess eligibility and issue benefits 
 
For more information about program criteria and eligibility, please call Access Halton at 311
Application Call Access Halton at 311
Languages English
Fees Program - may be program fees, check individual programs

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
 
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Intersection Bronte Rd and North Service Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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