Social Assistance Caseloads

Data prior to April 1998 includes recipients of:

  • general welfare assistance
  • family benefits
  • foster care
  • handicapped children benefits

Data from April 1, 1998 onward includes recipients of:

  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Disability Support Program
  • Temporary Care Assistance
  • Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities

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1969-01-31 - 2022-12-31

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Geographic coverage Ontario
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Last Validated Date 2023-01-12
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