Housing Information: Ontario

Housing Information: Ontario

Whether you are renting your property, are a renter, own your home, or are in between living situations, it’s essential to know what resources and services are available to you in your area. Share Lawyers has compiled a list of Ontario housing information and resources for those who call Ontario home.

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Ontario Housing Information

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) Assistance Programs
For more information are available to first-time homeowners visit the CMHC website.

Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada Ontario Region ………. 1-800-268-2537
CHF Canada works to inspire, represent, and serve its members in a united co-operative housing movement. To find out more information visit the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada’s website.

Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) ………. 1-800-811-5146
The Community Care Access Center is a service funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health to assist seniors and others to find appropriate placements in long-term care facilities as well as home support services. For more information visit the CCAC website.

Habitat for Humanity ………. (519) 455-6623
Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that builds new homes for low-income families, for more information visit the Habitat for Humanity website.

Landlord’s Self Help Centre ………. 1-800-730-3218
The Landlord’s Self Help Centre is a community clinic funded by Legal Aid Ontario that provides services exclusively to small-scale landlords across Ontario. For more information visit the Landlord’s Self Help Centre website.

Ministry of Housing ………. (416) 585-6500
The Ontario Ministry of housing work s to end homelessness by increasing the number of supportive housing opportunities, works to implement long-term affordable housing, provides funding to local service managers to create and repair affordable rental housing, sets the annual rent-increase guideline, and responds to complaints from landlords and tenants. For more information visit the Ontario Ministry of Housing website.

Ministry of Municipal Affairs ……….  416-585-7000
The Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs works to consider how decisions made across governments will effect communities, administer and update Ontario’s Building Code, provide advice and deliver programs and educational services to municipalities on management, finance, administration and land use planning, manage growth and protect natural heritage, provide financial assistance to qualifying residents and communities after sudden and unexpected natural disasters. For more information visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website.

Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services (OAHS) ………. 1-800-492-160
The Ontario Aboriginal Housing Support Services Corporation provides affordable and adequate housing services to urban and rural Aboriginal people in Ontario. For more information visit the OAHS website.

Ontario Landlord and Tenant Board ………. 1-888-332-3234
The role of the Ontario Landlord and Tenant Board is to resolve disputes between landlords through mediation or adjudication, resolve eviction applications from co-ops, provide information to landlords and tenants about their rights and responsibilities. To find out more information visit the Ontario Landlord and Tenant Board website.

Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association (ONPHA)  ……….  (416) 927-9144
The ONPHA focuses on leading, uniting, and supporting a community-based affordable housing sector for all Ontarians. Through promoting housing excellence, influencing housing policy, and providing innovative solutions and opportunities for their members’ capacity. For more information visit the ONPHA website.

 

Regional Housing Information

Windsor and Sarnia
Central Housing Registry – Windsor ………. (519) 254-6994
Community Living Sarnia/Lambton ………. (519) 332-0560
Community Living Windsor ………. (519) 974-4221
Hiatus House ………. (519) 252-7781
Housing Information Services ………. (519) 254-4824
Housing Information Services of Windsor and Essex County ………. (519) 254-4824
Housing Services Department – Sarnia  ………. (519) 344-2057
Our Lady of Guadalupe Home ………. (519) 962-4861
Rotholme Women’s & Family Shelter ………. (519) 673-4114
Street Help ………. (519) 977-9200
The Welcome Centre Shelter for Women ………. (519) 971-7595
Unity Project ………. (519) 433-8700
Women’s Community House ………. (519) 642-3003
Windsor Essex County Housing Corporation ………. (519) 254-1681
Windsor Residence for Young Men ………. (226) 221-8464
Windsor Social Housing ………. (519) 255-5200 ext. 6240

London
Community Living London ………. (519) 686-3000
London Housing Registry ………. (519) 434-3344
London & Middlesex Housing Corporation ………. (519) 434-2765
Native Inter-Tribal Housing Co-Operative  ………. (519) 667-3328
Salvation Army – Housing Stability Fund Services ………. (519) 661-0343 Ext. 300
Tol Puddle Housing Coop ………. (519) 439-9871

Niagara Falls St. Catharines and Welland
Bethlehem Housing and Support Services ………. (905) 684-1660
Community Living St. Catherines ………. (905) 688-5222 Ext 231
Gateway Residential & Community Support Services ………. 1-877-735-4445
Housing Help Centre of Community Care ………. (905) 984-8955
Niagara Regional Housing  ………. (905) 682-9201
Southridge Shelter ………. (905) 682-2477

Hamilton
Access to Housing ………. (905) 524-2228
City Housing ………. (905) 524-0915
Community Living Hamilton ………. (905) 528-0281
Golden Horseshoe Co-Operative Housing Federation ………. (905) 561-2667
Good Shepherd ………. (905) 528-9109
Hamilton Housing Help Centre ………. (905) 526-8100
Hamilton Interval House ………. (905) 387-9959

Cambridge, Kitchener, and Kitchener/Waterloo
Anselma House ………. (519) 741-9184
Cambridge Non-Profit Housing Corporation ………. (519) 740-3304
Cambridge Shelter Corporation ………. (519) 624-9305
Central Ontario Co-operative Housing Federation ………. (519) 579-2424
House Of Friendship Charles Street Men’s Hostel ………. (519) 742-8327
Housing Cambridge ………. (519) 650-5599
Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region  ………. (519) 571-6788
Kitchener Community Care Housing ………. (519) 575-4833
Kitchener Housing Inc  ………. (519) 744-6655
Lutherwood – Safe Haven Youth Shelter ………. (519) 749-1450
Waterloo Region Housing ………. (519) 575-4800
YWCA Kitchener-Waterloo Emergency Shelter  ………. (519) 744-0120

Guelph, Georgetown and Milton
Affordable Housing City of Guelph ………. (519) 822-1260 ext. 2519
Cole Road Co-operative Community  ………. (519) 837-9312
Community Living Guelph Wellington ………. (519) 824-2480
Community Living North Halton  ………. (905) 878-2337
Dwelling Place Women’s Shelter Program ……….(519) 829-2844
Glen Mills Co-Operative Homes Inc. ………. (905) 877-8037
Guelph Campus Co-operative ………. (519) 824-4953
Guelph Non-Profit Housing……….  (519) 766-1022
Morley Mills Co-Operative Homes ………. (905) 873-7295
Stepping Stone Men’s Shelter Program ………. (519) 837-0633
Wellington County Housing Services ………. (519) 824-7822
Windfield Co-Operative Homes ………. (519) 824-9144
Wyndham Hill Co-Operative Homes Inc ………. (519) 767-1323
Wyndham House ………. (519) 822-4400

Brampton, Mississauga and Oakville
Angela’s Place ………. (905) 791-3887
Armagh ………. (905) 855-0299
Brampton Caledon Community Living ………. (905) 453-8841
Cawthra Shelter ………. (905) 281-1272
Community Living Mississauga ………. (905) 542-2694
Community Living Oakville ………. (905) 844-0146
Halton Community Housing Corporation ………. (905) 825-6000
Home Suite Hope Shared Living ………. (905) 339-2370
Lom Nava Housing Co-Op  ………. (905) 821-7622
Peel Access to Housing (PATH)  ………. (905) 453-1300
Peel Family Shelter ………. (905) 272-7061
Peel Halton Coop Housing ………. (905) 823-2667
Salvation Army Queen Youth Shelter  ………. (905) 791-2334
Salvation Army Wilkinson Road Shelter ………. (905) 452-1335
Services and Housing In the Province ………. (905) 795-8742
Tomken Grove Non-Profit Homes  ………. (905) 273-9508

Toronto
Agency For Cooperative Housing ………. (416) 598-4464
Community Living Toronto ………. (416) 968-0650
Cornerstone Place ………. (647) 346-0616
COSTI North York Housing Help Centre ………. (416) 244-0480
Covenant House Toronto ………. (416) 598-4898
Eva’s Phoenix ………. (416) 364-4716
Eva’s Satellite  ………. (416) 229-1874
Federation of Metro Tenants Association ………. (416) 921-9494
Fife House ………. (416) 205-9888
Fred Victor ………. (416) 364-8228
Good Shepherd Ministries  ………. (416) 869-3619
Housing Connections ………. (416) 397-7400
Homes First ………. (416) 395-0950
Homes First Society  ………. (416) 214-1870
Jack Layton Seniors Housing
Mainstay Housing Toronto  ………. (416) 693-8345
Primrose Housing Coop  ………. (416) 537-9394
Red Door Family Shelter  ………. (416) 915-5671
Toronto Community Housing Corporation ………. (416) 981-5500
Toronto Housing Co ………. (416) 981-6111
Wigwamen Terrace  ………. (416) 925-9165
West Neighbourhood House Supportive Housing at Springhurst  ………. (416) 533-6994
YWCA 1st Stop Woodlawn  ………. (416) 923-8454

Scarborough and Pickering
Aboriginal Housing Support Centre  ………. (416) 281-2057
Ann Marie Hill Housing Co-Operative ………. (416) 281-5313
Bellamy Housing Co-operative Inc   ………. (416) 439-8654
Bamburgh Circle Housing Co-Operative Inc  ………. (416) 494-9533
Cliffside Court Housing Co-Operative Inc  ………. (416) 265-2240
Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby  ………. (905) 427-3300
Community Living Toronto ………. (647) 729-1635
Ellen Mcgreal Housing Cooperative ………. (416) 281-3998
Grace Hartman Housing Co-Op Inc  ………. (416) 286-8090
The Housing Help Centre  ………. (416) 285-8070
Innisfree Housing Cooperative ………. (416) 282-8997
Neilson Creek Housing Co-Op ………. (416) 282-3669
Rougemount Co-Operative Homes Inc ………. (905) 509-5452
Toronto Family Residence ………. (416) 397-1318
William J Beggs Housing Co-Op Inc ………. (416) 265-3680
William Peak Co Op Homes ………. (905) 837-2920

Thornhill and Richmond Hill and Newmarket
Belinda’s Place ………. (289) 366-4673
Community Living Newmarket / Aurora District  ………. (905) 898-3000
Community Living Toronto – North York Region   ………. (416) 225-7166
Housing York Inc.  ………. (905) 898-1007
H O P E Co-Op Housing Inc  ………. (905) 853-0049
Inn From The Cold ………. (905) 895-8889
Newmarket Co-Op  ………. (905) 853-151
Thornhill Green Co-Operative Homes Inc ………. (905) 881-4860
York Region Housing Access Centre  ………. 1-877-464-9675

Orangeville, Collingwood and Owen Sound
Choices Youth Shelter  ………. (519) 942-5970
Community Connections: Housing & Support ………. (519) 371-2390
Dufferin County Housing Services  ………. (519) 941-6991
Family Transition Place ………. (519) 942-4122
Home Horizon Transitional Support Program  ………. (705) 445-5478
Owen Sound Municipal Housing ………. (519) 376-0573
South Georgian Bay Housing Resource Centre  ………. (705) 739-0485

Aurora, Bradford, and Newmarket
Blue Door Shelters – Kevin’s Place Youth Shelter ………. (905) 898-1015
Charles Darrow Housing Co-Op ………. (905) 841-6812
Community Living Newmarket / Aurora District  ………. (905) 868-9275
Inn From The Cold  ………. (905) 895-8889
Machell’s Corners Housing Co-Op ………. (905) 841-5036
Newmarket Co-Op ………. (905) 853-1517
Simcoe County Housing Corporation ………. (905) 775-2357
York Region Housing Access Centre  ………. 1-877-464-9675

Ajax, Oshawa, and Whitby
Ajax Municipal Housing Corporation ………. (905) 683-9269
Community Development Council Durham ………. (905) 686-2661
Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby ………. (905) 427-3300
Community Living Oshawa Clarington ………. (905) 576-3011
Durham Region Non-Profit Housing Corporation ………. (905) 436-6610
Durham Youth Housing ………. (905) 239-9477
Muslim Welfare Centre ………. (905) 665-0424

Kingston and Belleville
Community Living Belleville And Area ………. (613) 969-7407
Community Living Kingston  ………. (613) 546-6613
Hastings Housing Resource Centre ………. (613) 969-1748
Kingston Co-operative Homes Inc. ………. (613) 544-3873
Kingston Housing and Social Services ………. (613) 546-2695
Kingston Youth Shelter ………. (613) 766-3200

Peterborough and Lindsay
A Place Called Home   ………. (705) 328-0905
Community Living Central Highlands  ………. (705) 328-0464
Community Living Peterborough  ………. (705) 743-2411
Housing Resource Centre Peterborough ………. (705) 743-2272
Kawartha Lakes – Haliburton Help Centre ………. (705) 878-9367
Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services ………. (705) 742-5698
Peterborough Housing Corporation ………. (705) 742-0439
Warming Room ………. (705) 874-1812

Cornwall and Ottawa
Community Living-Stormont County ………. (613) 938-9550
Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley ………. (613) 735-0659
Co-operative Housing Association Of Eastern Ontario ………. (613) 230-2201
Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada ………. 1-800-465-2752
Cornerstone Housing for Women ………. (613) 237-4669
Cornwall & Area Housing Corporation ………. (613) 938-7717
Ottawa Carleton Regional Housing Authority ………. (613) 729-3226
Ottawa Community Housing ………. (613) 748-8204
Ottawa Independent Living Resource Centre ………. (613) 236-2558
Shepherds of Good Hope ………. (613) 789-8210
The Salvation Army Booth Centre ………. (613) 241-1573

Orillia, Barrie, and Midland
Barrie Out of The Cold  ………. (705) 726-3037
Gateway Co-Operative Homes ………. (705) 739-0454
Housing Resource Centre ………. (705) 325-3883
Mount Lakeview Non Profit Housing ………. (705) 527-5373
Salvation Army Barrie Bayside Mission Centre ………. (705) 728-3737
Simcoe Community Services ………. (705) 725-1996
Three Links Co-Operative Housing Inc ………. (705) 726-4004
Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie ………. (705) 728-2544

Parry Sound, North Bay, and Sudbury
Contact Housing and Community Services Parry Sound ………. 1-877-767-6060
Community Living Greater Sudbury/Intégration Communautaire Grand Sudbury ……….  (705) 671-7181
Community Living North Bay ………. (705) 476-3288
Community Living Parry Sound ………. (705) 746-9330
Foyer Notre Dame House ………. (705) 675-6422
Greater Sudbury Housing Corporation ………. (705) 674-8323
Sudbury Housing Authority ………. (705) 522-3425
Sudbury Housing Registry ………. (705) 674-4455

Timmins, Sault Ste. Marie, and Thunder Bay
Chippewa Indian Housing Authority ………. (906) 635-4960
Community Living Algoma ………. (705) 253-1700
Community Living Timmins Integration Communautaire ………. (705) 268-8811
Kaleidoscope Cooperative Homes. Non-Profit Housing ………. (705) 360-1666
Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing ………. (807) 475-1651
Mushkegowuk Council. Timmins Office. Housing Services ………. (705) 268-3594
Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services ………. (705) 256-1876
Sault Ste. Marie Housing Commission ………. (906) 635-5841
Sault Ste. Marie Housing Corporation ………. (705) 946-2077
Shelter House-Thunder Bay ………. (807) 623-8182
St Vincent Place ………. (705) 253-2770 ext. 200

 

Whatever your housing needs may be, there is Ontario housing information and resources there for you.


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