|Record #: CWD4399||Last Modified: 16 Jan 2018||Last Full Update: 16 Jan 2018|
|Description (Service)||Assists individuals, couples and families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless to secure affordable permanent housing in Bruce County.
This fund may be able to provide emergency financial assistance for the following depending on funding availability:
* rent arrears
* utility arrears
* first or last month's rent
* moving expenses
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Bruce County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Canadian Citizen or Landed Immigrant living in Bruce County.
Recipients of OW or ODSP as well as low income non social assistance households are eligible to apply to this fund.
Maximum Gross income for low income households
1 - 2 person(s) less than $28,000
3 - 4 persons $28,001 - $39,000
5 - 6 persons $39,001 - $48,000
7 or more persons $48,001 - $52,000
Households living in rent-geared-to-income housing who do not pay their utilities are not eligible to apply.
All application funding requests will be assessed for their long term sustainability of permanent affordable housing. Funds will only be paid in advance, directly to vendors (ex landlords, utility companies and moving companies). Not able to reimburse applicants after expenses have already been paid for.
|Application||Click here to apply online
Or fax, mail or drop off application to:
Bruce County Housing
Box 1450, 325 Lambton St, Kincardine, ON N2Z 2Z4
Or drop off application to local Social Services office:
Walkerton - 30 Park St
Port Elgin - 605 Mill St
Wiarton - 268 Berford St
If you have any questions or need to make other arrangements to pick up or send in an application please contact Bruce County Housing.
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Kincardine (Town of)|
|Address & Map||
325 Lambton St
Kincardine, ON N2Z 2Z4
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|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||Housing 519-396-3439|
|Toll Free Phone||Housing 1-800-265-3022|
|Primary Contact||Carolyn Parks, Community Support Coordinator; Phone: (Business) 519-396-3450 ext 103 * (Business) 1-877-396-3450 ext 103|
|Alternate Contact||Tania Dickson, Administrator, Housing Services; Phone: (Business) 519-396-3450 ext 106 * (Business) 1-877-396-3450 ext 106|
|Mailing Address||Box 1450
Kincardine, ON N2Z 2Z4