Prescott and Russell. Social Services

Site: L'Orignal Office

Service: Rent Bank Program

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Names
Alternate Name Department of Social Services ; United Counties of Prescott and Russell
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community L'Orignal
Address & Map
59 Court St
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
 
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Intersection St Anne Rd and Front Rd W
Mailing Address PO Box 303 
59 Court St 
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Assists low-income families and individuals in maintaining their housing when facing possible eviction due to rental arrears owed * assists with up to two months rental arrears, to a maximum of $1,000 * the funds are available until exhausted 
 
The Rockland Office is located at: 2 - 860 Caron St
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm, Sep-May * Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm, Jun-Aug
Areas Served Alfred and Plantagenet ; Champlain ; East Hawkesbury ; Hawkesbury
Boundaries Prescott and Russell United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
* Must demonstrate that the household has a low income, or is receiving benefits from Ontario Works (OW) or the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP); 
* Must live in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell; 
* Must be aged 18 or over and priority will be given to families with children; 
* Must be at risk of eviction and demonstrate that the situation is temporary (e.g., expecting to receive employment insurance benefits), not chronic (e.g. rent already too high); 
* Must not have used this program for funds in the last two years
Application All applicants must complete a written application form and provide supporting information and documentation as required * all applicants must sign a Release of Information as part of the Application Form * referrals from all local agencies will be considered
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Eviction Prevention Legal Assistance ; Rent Payment Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone L'Orignal 613-675-4642 ext 6114 * Rockland 613-446-2020 ext 103
Toll Free Phone L'Orignal Office 1-800-667-9825 ext 6114 * Rockland Office 1-866-298-2228 ext 103
Fax L'Orignal Office 613-675-4970 * Rockland Office 613-446-6230
E-Mail LSS@prescott-russell.on.ca
Website www.prescott-russell.on.ca
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Primary Executive Patricia Hoffman, Ontario Works Supervisor, L'Orignal Office; Phone: 613-675-4642 ext 6200; Email: phoffman@prescott-russell.on.ca
Alternate Executive Jo-Anne Poirier, Ontario Works Supervisor, Rockland Office; Phone: 613-446-2020 ext 500; Email: jpoirier@prescott-russell.on.ca
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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