Help Centre (The)

Site: Help Centre (The)

Service: Housing Support

Description (Service) The Housing Assistance Program is comprised of: 
Housing Listings: Postings of available housing listings and room listings. Help with completing Rent-Geared-to Income applications. An Intensive Housing Worker will also assist with a housing search; setting up apartment viewing, review a personal budget, assist with completing rental applications and will hold a 3 months follow up to address needs. 
Intake agency for LEAP programs. (Low Income Energy Assistance Programs) Assistance to avoid the disconnection and prevent eviction. Payments are made directly to the energy provider. Maximum amounts of funds available on an annual basis. Limited annual funds available.
Service Details
Hours Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm * Thu 9 am-2 pm * Appointment only after 2 pm on Thu
Dates All Year
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility LEAP (Low Income Energy Assistance Program): Those under threat of utility disconnection (electricity, gas)
Application Call or walk in
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Fleming Building
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
1005 Elgin St W, Ste 301
Cobourg, ON K9A 5J4
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-372-2646
Toll Free Phone 1-888-698-3382
Fax 905-372-2205
Primary Contact Karin Cummings, Senior Program Coordinator; Email:

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