County of Simcoe, District of Muskoka, Holding Social Assistance Cheques for Now

Threat Of Postal Strike Has County, Region Taking Proactive Steps

The looming threat of a postal strike could affect lots of snail mail, including social assistance cheques coming from the County of Simcoe.

The County of Simcoe is holding onto these cheques; the County didn’t send them out in the mail, while they can be picked up at Ontario Works offices in the following communities:

  • Alliston 3:00 to 4:30pm
  • Barrie 2:00 to 4:30pm
  • Collingwood 3:00 to 4.30pm
  • Midhurst 3:00 to 4.30pm
  • Midland 2:00 to 4:30pm
  • Orillia 2:00 to 4:30pm

Bradford and Angus residents, contact your caseworker for more info.

Meanwhile, social assistance cheques in Muskoka District were not mailed out last week as usual either. They can be picked up after 1:00 this afternoon at offices on Main Street in Gravenhurst, Pine Street in Bracebridge and King William Street in Huntsville.