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Important Information for Passport Recipients

SCAM ALERT: Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) does not process funds by email or phone. Email and phone scammers will try to trick you to share your bank details with them. They can also trick you to click on fraudulent links in an email they send you. These emails are spam and should be deleted right away. If you are not sure if an email you have received from us is real, you can contact your local DSO to find out if it is really from us. You can also take a picture or screen shot of the email and send it to info@dsontario.ca with “SCAM ALERT” in the subject line and we will verify if this email came from us, or is from an email scammer.

Interested in refunding your advance Passport payment?

Please see below the PDF document regarding the client refund process from PassportONE. If you have any questions, please contact your local Passport agency.

COVID-19: Temporary changes to Passport funding (UPDATED VERSION)

Please see below the recently UPDATED PDF document regarding temporary changes to the Passport funding. If you have any further questions, please contact your local Passport agency.

Effective April 1, 2020, important, temporary changes have been put in place for recipients of direct funding under the Special Services at Home (SSAH) and Passport programs

The Ontario government is committed to supporting adults and children with developmental disabilities and their families during the COVID-19 outbreak.

To help Passport and SSAH recipients and their families during this challenging time, the Ontario government is making temporary changes to expand admissible expenditures under the Passport and SSAH programs.

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