Ontario. Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Community Homelessness Prevention Initiative (CHPI)

Description (Service) Financial assistance for recipients of Ontario Works and ODSP as well as low income individuals and families. Types of expenses eligible for assistance may include: rent arrears * utility arrears * 1st and/or last month rent * utility deposit * moving expense related to employment * health and safe living 
The amount of assistance of eligible expenses varies by region/county. 
Refer to 211 record for specific details for each county/district: 
Bruce County - CWD4399 
Grey County - CWD4405 
Haliburton County - VTC0591 
Huron County - GBA3635 
Kawartha Lakes - VTC0591 
Muskoka District - MUS0434 
Northumberland County - NLD0082 
Parry Sound District - PSD0046 
Perth County - CWD0018 
Peterborough - PET0581 
Simcoe County - CWD5118
Service Details
Areas Served 211 Central East Region
Eligibility Refer to specific county link for details
Application Application required
Languages English
Address and Location
Located In Community 211 Central East Region
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone For general Inquiries - Customer Assistance Line: 1-866-220-2290
TTY Phone 416-585-6991
Fax 416-585-7607
E-Mail housingstrategy.mah@ontario.ca
Website www.mah.gov.on.ca/Page9183.aspx

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