My spouse and I separated. Will this affect OW?
Question & AnswerMy spouse and I separated. Will this affect OW?
3. Learn about your right to appeal a decision
If Ontario Works (OW) refuses to give you as a single person or a , you may be able to appeal the decision.
Ask OW for the decision in writing right away.
To appeal, the first thing you have to do is write to the OW office that made the decision and ask for an .
After you have asked for an internal review, you can appeal to the .
The Tribunal isn't part of OW. It has the power to make a different decision.
Talk to a community legal clinic if you disagree with the OW decision. They may be able to help you appeal the decision.