Description
Description (Service) Assists people to find or keep their housing.  
 
Provides information on affordable rental housing and homelessness services in Peterborough City and County.  
 
Maintains rental vacancy listings for the City and County of Peterborough on website and in person in office. Free online vacancy listings for landlords. Listings of other local, publicly advertised vacancies are available through website links, in person or by email.  
 
Information and assistance on how to apply for affordable and rent geared-to-income housing (subsidized, public, non-profit or co-operative) for families, seniors, couples or individuals.  
 
Information on landlord and tenant rights and obligations and income support programs such as Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program and referrals to related services throughout the City and County or in other areas of the province. Housing support and counselling services are provided for people facing barriers to finding or maintaining appropriate housing. 
 
Administers emergency funds for homelessness prevention Housing Stability Fund for low income residents of Peterborough City and County to help find or keep housing 
 
Eligible expenses include: 
- last month's rent 
- utility deposits  
- rent arrears  
- utility arrears  
 
Other housing-related expenses may be considered, such as moving and storage, or emergency needs for people who are homeless.  
 
People who receive an eviction notice or are facing disconnection of utilities or heating services should call immediately for information or assistance and to determine eligibility for emergency funds.  
 
Funds are limited and subject to availability. Applicants must meet eligibility criteria and provide verification of all information, including income, housing costs and other expenses. 
 
All services are confidential and free.
Service Details
Hours Staff assisted services are available Mon-Fri from 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm 
Clients may access our Resource Room Mon-Fri from 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Anyone in need of assistance in finding or maintaining housing not in receipt of Ontario Works or ODSP
Application Call to complete intake
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Beside George Street United Church
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
540 George St N
Peterborough, ON K9H 3S2
 
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Intersection George St N & McDonnel St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-743-2272
Toll Free Phone 1-800-274-1611
Fax 705-742-3015
E-Mail hrc@ccrc-ptbo.com, ccrc@ccrc-ptbo.com
Website www.housingpeterborough.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CCRC.Peterborough
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CCRC_Ptbo
Primary Contact Rosemary O'Donnell, Manager; Phone: ext 205; Email: rodonnell@ccrc-ptbo.com
Alternate Contact Casey Ready, Executive Director; Email: cready@ccrc-ptbo.com

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