St. Thomas Elgin Social Services

Cheques can be picked up between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on October 29, 2021. Rent payments can also be made at this time. 

Reminder that face coverings are mandatory.

Services available during COVID-19 

For the residents of the City of St. Thomas and the County of Elgin, the Social Services Department administers:

  Financial and employment assistance

  Subsidized child care, EarlyON program

  Subsidized and affordable housing, homelessness prevention programs

For more information on the services we provide, please click on the above links.

To apply for any of our services, you may call 519-631-9350 and select Option 3 to speak with an intake worker, or call toll-free at 1-800-265-4362.

Our office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Our main office is located at:
230 Talbot Street
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 1B2
Phone: 519-631-9350
Toll Free: 1-800-265-4362
Fax: 519-631-1824
        Email: [email protected]

Two satellite offices operate at:
Aylmer Community Services West Elgin Support Services
25 Centre Street 160 Main Street
Aylmer, Ontario West Lorne, Ontario
Monday to Friday Tuesdays and Thursdays
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For administrative contacts please visit our Social Services contact page.