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New Ontario Works Changes

Included in the 2018 budget are new increases to these Discretionary Benefits effective January 2018:

  • The maximum payment for upper or lower dentures has increased from $750 to $850
  • The maximum payment towards adult vision care (frames and lenses) has increased from $250 to $350

Community Wellbeing Plan - Upcoming Events

The Community Wellbeing Plan is hosting 3 interactive events in the coming weeks to share ideas about how to improve our community wellbeing. To find out more, visit us online at www.peterborough.ca/ptbowellbeing

Share Your Story! Share Hope

We all have a story and our experiences have value, power and influence when shared. We want to hear from you! We are inviting members of our client community to share their story and share hope, understanding and change. All submissions are strictly anonymous.

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What's New at Social Services

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New Job Fit program

Jobs IconThe Salvation Army 2017 Christmas Hamper Program

Salvation Army is starting their sign up for the Christmas Hampers program for 2017

Jobs IconTake What You Need Program

New Take What You Need Program starting in Jan 2018

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Community Information

Warming Room Gearing Up

Warming room gets ready to relocate to 175 Murray Street for the season as of December 1, 2017. New hours are from 9:30 p.m. to 9 a.m.

Funding Ideas for Child Care in Ontario

Discussion of plans to get community to discuss possible ideas for child care ideas for new budget from the community

Service Information Fair

Who's supporting families in Peterborough City/County? Find out at the Fall Service Fair November 8, 2017

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Share Your Story! Share Hope!

We all have a story and our experiences have value, power and influence when shared. We are inviting members of our client community to share their story and share hope, understanding and change.

Share your experience with our greater community and check back to see your contributions published on our website.

All submissions are strictly anonymous.

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