Site: Cobourg - Courthouse Rd
Service: Community and Social Services - Community Outreach Program
|Record #: SHA1051||Last Modified: 24 Jun 2021||Last Full Update: 27 May 2021|
|Description (Service)||COVID19 Response
The Community and Social Services office remains open, however, residents, clients, tenants and community partners are encouraged to postpone non-essential visits to the office. * Currently supporting all current clients and any new intakes over the phone requesting information through email, fax, text message or using the drop box at the building.
The Community Outreach program is a community-based program for those with low to moderate income that are not eligible for ongoing help through Ontario Works. Outreach workers meet those eligible in their community to discuss needs.
* Assistance may be available for * Some dental services * Prescription drugs * Prescription eyeglasses * Applying for the shelter benefit for those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, or have difficulty paying utility bills.
* Referrals to community services and offers information on available resources such as subsidies, special programs, and assistance navigating service systems.
* Community Services division offers education opportunities to aide in community capacity building. The newest program offered is RentSmart, a free program designed for tenants, those who want to start renting, and also landlords.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Northumberland County|
|Eligibility||Residents of Northumberland County.|
|Application||Contact to set up an appointment.|
|Address and Location|
|Site Location||Northumberland County Building|
|Located In Community||Cobourg|
|Address & Map||
555 Courthouse Rd
Cobourg, ON K9A 5J6
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|Intersection||Burnham St and Elgin St W|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||905-372-6846 ext 2468|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-354-7051 ext 2468|
|Primary Contact||Application Assistance line|