I think I have Long COVID. Can I get ODSP?
Some people who have Long COVID are applying to the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).
ODSP has approved some of these applications. But there are special challenges in getting ODSP for Long COVID because it's:
- new, and
- difficult to diagnose.
This question shares some tips on how to make your ODSP application stronger if you have Long COVID.
For general information about applying, read How do I start an ODSP application?
How to apply to the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
This flowchart shows you the steps to take when applying to ODSP. You have to qualify financially and as a person with a disability.
If you need money right away
ODSP applications can take several months.
If you need money right away, you may be able to get Ontario Works. For more information, read How do I apply to Ontario Works?