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 Child and Spousal Support 

Family Support Workers assist social assistance recipients and dependants to take the actions necessary to pursue financial support from persons with a legal obligation to provide it. Family Support workers (FSW) are not lawyers. FSW’s assist recipients with support matters in the Ontario Court of Justice.

Services provided include:

  • Assistance with pursuing support
  • Assistance with reviewing adequacy of support
  • Referrals to Legal Aid
  • Completion of court applications for support
  • Help to locate absent parent/spouse