District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The)

Canada-Ontario Housing Benefit

Home Agency Service

Description
Provides a direct, monthly benefit payment to eligible households to help pay their rent

Benefit payments are:
  • based on household income and local market rent
  • portable - benefits may be received even if moved to another address
Households who are approved to receive benefits under this program must consent to be removed from the social housing waiting list
Eligibility
Households which include:
  • survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking
  • people experiencing or are at risk of homelessness
  • Indigenous people
  • seniors
  • people with disabilities
Application Process
Eligible households must be either:
  • on, or eligible to be on, the social housing waiting list, or
  • living in social housing
Office
807-766-2111
Web Site
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Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
Documents may vary
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Last Updated On
September 26, 2022
Address
231 May St S
Thunder Bay, ON, P7E 1B5
Located on the corner of May St S and Arthur St E
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Limited hours for public access
By Phone: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
In Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Conmee
  • Dorion
  • Gillies Township
  • Greenstone
  • Manitouwadge
  • Marathon
  • Neebing
  • Neebing Township
  • Nipigon
  • O'Connor
  • Oliver Paipoonge Township
  • Red Rock
  • Schreiber
  • Shuniah
  • South Gillies
  • Terrace Bay
  • Thunder Bay
  • Thunder Bay, Unorganized