District of Timiskaming Social Services Administration Board

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
705-567-9366
Web Site
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Mailing Address
PO Box 310
Kirkland Lake, ON, P2N 3H7
Canada
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
Documents may vary
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Last Updated On
September 26, 2022
Address
29 Duncan Ave N
Kirkland Lake, ON, P2N 3H7
Located at Duncan Ave N near Goodfish Rd
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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

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Armstrong Township
  • Brethour
  • Casey Township
  • Chamberlain
  • Charlton and Dack
  • Cobalt
  • Coleman
  • Coleman Township
  • Englehart
  • Evanturel
  • Gauthier
  • Harley
  • Hilliard Township
  • Hudson Township
  • James
  • James Township
  • Kerns
  • Kirkland Lake
  • Larder Lake
  • Latchford
  • Matachewan
  • McGarry Township
  • Temiskaming Shores
  • Thornloe
  • Timiskaming, Unorganized, West Part