Ontario Works
Career Development Centre

Due to the COVID-19 virus this facility is closed until further notice.

Existing Ontario Works participants who need assistance can contact their Case Manager or visit www.hamilton.ca/ontarioworks for frequently used forms.

New applicants can visit www.hamilton.ca/ontarioworks, or call 905-546-4800.

During COVID-19 Ontario Works applications can be completed online. NOTE: an in-office appointment is needed to verify each application.

Provides access to a range of employment activities for individuals with Ontario Works.

Includes services such as: workshops on resume writing and interview skills, referrals to job counselling or training programs, access to basic education, community work placements, and job-specific skills training. One on one employment counselling is available for ODSP Participants; requires referral by ODSP Case Manager.

Career Development Centre
181 Main St W 3rd Floor
Hamilton, ON
L8P 4S1
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Phone: 905-540-5208


Age 18 years and older; Placement, counselling, and workshops: OW and ODSP participants.


Placement, counselling, and workshops: Apply through an Ontario Works case worker.




Fully Accessible



Primary Contact Person

Kerry Lubrick, Manager

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Provincial Government