LIFE*SPIN/Office of the Community Advocate

Advocacy Description: 

LIFE*SPIN provides specialized assistance to all individuals in obtaining government benefits to which they may be entitled, such as OAS, GIS, EI, Canada Pension Plan, Ontario Works, subsidized housing, and provincial disability supports and benefits. This is a critical service to the unemployed, the under-employed, those with limited literacy skills, disabilities and mental health challenges. We also refer folk to neighbourhood resources or other specialized agencies that can assist specific clientele with some of these services.

Office of the Community Advocate provides the following:

  • summary advice to clients
  • mediation and advocacy services
  • referrals, information and resources
  • assistance completing housing and disability applications, Ontario Works, ODSP, CPP, Income Taxes, Vouchers, etc.


866 Dundas Street
London, ON N5W 2Z7