An Eligibility Review Officer is there to investigate a person’s past or present eligibility for payment under Ontario Works (OW), Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) or Family Benefits Act (FBA).
How to Report Fraud
Complaints are received through the toll-free Fraud Hotline at 1-800-394-7867, or complaints can be lodged through the local Ontario Works office at (519) 255-5200 ext. 5287. Each complaint is investigated thoroughly to ensure eligibility.
Local concerns should be forwarded to:
Employment & Social Services
P.O. Box 150, Station A
The Eligibility Review team works closely with the local police and Crown Attorney’s office to gather evidence of fraud and successfully present their case in court.