Contact Information
Office Phone 519-344-2062
Toll Free Phone Office 1-800-387-2882 ; Welfare Fraud Hotline 1-800-394-7867
Fax 519-344-2023
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Primary Contact Jane Dalziel, Manager
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides employment and income assistance to eligible individuals and families * Income support assistance is provided to persons in need to cover the costs of food, shelter, basic needs and prescription drug coverage 
For children 17 years and under, basic dental services are covered however there are limits on how often a person may receive some types of care 
For persons 18 years and over, emergency dental care only for relief of pain is covered and is generally limited to extractions and some fillings; no cleanings or checkups
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 am
Areas Served Lambton County
Eligibility To apply by telephone or in person you will need to speak to an Intake Caseworker. The Intake Caseworker will gather information over the phone and make an assessment on whether you may be eligible to receive Ontario Works assistance. If you are determined to be potentially eligible, then you will be booked for an appointment in the Lambton Shared Services Centre office located at the Bayside Centre in Sarnia. At this appointment, you will meet with a Caseworker who will complete the Ontario Works application with you. A decision on eligibility will be made once all the required information has been received and assessed.
Application There are three ways to apply for Ontario Works in Lambton County. You can apply online, by telephone or in person by attending the local office. 
* To apply online:;  
* To apply by telephone, call 519-344-2062 or 1-800-387-2882; 
* To apply in person you can access service at the Lambton Shared Services Centre in the Bayside Centre, 150 N. Christina St. Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3
Languages English ; French ; Spanish
Fees None
Agency Information
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In Community Sarnia
Address & Map
Bayside Centre
150 Christina St N, 1st Fl
Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3
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Intersection Christina St N and George St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - automatic doors, ramp, parking, washrooms ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Elevator is located at the North end of the Mall along with an escalator from the parking garage

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