About Us

As of March 1, 2022, County of Wellington Social Services offices are open to the public with continued COVID-19 precautions in place. Services continue to be offered online and over the phone.

Dropping off documents
The drop boxes located on the exterior of our office buildings are available anytime, both during and outside of office hours. Documents can also be dropped off in person.

In-person Services
All social services clients are encouraged to contact our office in advance to book an appointment for in person services wherever possible. Please call 519-837-6274 to book an appointment.

Although our office is open to the public, staff continue to be available to assist via phone and online.

Welcome to Ontario Works at the County of Wellington. Our office delivers financial, employment, settlement and other related social services to residents of Wellington County and the City of Guelph.

Our Vision

To inspire and support every client in achieving their goals.

Our Service Mandate

We strive to effectively serve people needing assistance by delivering high-quality programmes and services in collaboration with our community partners, in accordance with the provincial Ontario Works programme.



© 2023 County of Wellington, 74 Woolwich St. Guelph, Ontario N1H 3T9, T 519.837.2600, TF 1.800.663.0750, F 519.837.1909