disability

ODSP Needs To Be Simplified

ODSP Needs To Be Simplified ODSP IS BETTER THAN IT WAS, BUT IT ISN’T ANY EASIER. The Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) is the social safety net for Ontario adults with disabilities.  With the unemployment rate for people with disabilities hovering near 50%, it isn’t surprising...

What You Need to Know About ODSP

What You Need to Know About ODSP Understanding ODSP is a job in itself.  People do not know where to start. It’s a daunting task, trying to figure out which aspects to focus on.  There are well over a 100 policies providing hundreds of pages of reading.  Sound like fun?  You can access them on-line,...

Is My Adult Child Eligible for Government Benefits?

Is My Adult Child Eligible for Government Benefits? Simply because parents earn a reasonable income, own a home and have savings does not mean their adult child can’t seek financial assistance from the government if they have a disability. Too many people are under the impression that benefits such as the Ontario...

RDSP: When the Gov Contributions Don’t Come

RDSP: When the Gov Contributions Don’t Come Simply because you make a contribution to an RDSP account, does not mean you will get the government contributions you expect. RDSP accounts are complex and the government doesn’t make it easy for you.  There are a number of reasons why expected government...