Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Office Phone Description (Brief)
Action HousingOttawa 613-562-8219 Housing loss prevention services to low and moderate income individuals and families (including newcomers) * tools to help with housing search on private market * subsidized housing applications * hel ...
Advocacy Centre for Tenants OntarioToronto Downtown Central 416-597-5855 Community legal clinic * works to better the housing situation of low income Ontario residents including tenants, housing cooperative members and homeless people * no direct legal services for individ ...
Agincourt Community Services Association, Dorset Park Community Hub, Information ScarboroughScarborough Central 416-292-6912 Community information and referral * community outreach * early year program * assistance filling out forms * financial literacy * Housing Connections (see separate entry) Community Partner -- assista ...
Albion Neighbourhood Services, Etobicoke Housing Help Centre, South OfficeEtobicoke South 416-252-5990 Housing counselling * information and referral * matches tenants with landlords * eviction prevention * landlord outreach and recruitment * housing listings Housing Connections (see separate entry) Co ...
Canada. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, National OfficeOttawa 613-748-2000 Canada’s national housing agency * helps enhance the quality, affordability and choice of housing * works to enhance housing finance options * assists those who cannot afford housing in the private ma ...
Centre for Equality Rights in AccommodationToronto Downtown Central 416-944-0087 Assists people and groups facing discrimination in housing Eviction prevention information and assistance * promotes access to safe and decent housing, and enforcement of human rights in housing * inf ...
Clinique juridique populaire de Prescott et RussellHawkesbury 613-632-1136 Community legal clinic * provides legal advice over the phone * Tenant's rights, Income maintenance rights (Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program, Canada Pensions Plan), Employment Insuran ...
Housing HelpOttawa 613-563-4532 A one-stop, drop-in service to help people with their practical housing problems. Assistance regarding: housing emergencies * evictions * maintenance and repair problems * illegal rents Information: a ...
Mortgages ActOttawa   Website containing the Mortgages Act * rights and obligations of mortgagors and mortgagees * statutory powers * notice of exercising power of sale * general provisions as to power of sale * mortgagees ...
Ontario Association of Interval and Transition HousesToronto Downtown Central 416-977-6619 Provincial coalition of first stage emergency shelters for abused women and their children * membership also includes second stages housing programs and community-based women’s service organizations * ...
Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre, OrléansOrleans 613-830-4357 Community resource centre * information and referral * advocacy * crisis intervention * individual and family counselling * child & youth programs * support groups * parenting skills * community devel ...
Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses, Ottawa - Head OfficeOttawa Beth Tooley 613-739-5702 Network of 15 community houses serving social housing communities across Ottawa * promotes healthy communities * addresses issues of poverty, social and cultural inclusion * assists community houses i ...
Ottawa. City Operations, Ottawa - Constellation Dr - 8th Flr E, Community and Social Services - Housing ServicesOttawa Non-Emergency Housing: 3-1-1, choose language and select option 4 for social services ; 613-580-2400 (outside the City of Ottawa) Delivers and funds programs and human services to Ottawa residents in need of emergency shelter, subsidized housing, Ontario Renovates program, residential service homes (domiciliary hostels), homeles ...
Retirement Homes Regulatory AuthorityToronto Downtown Central 416-440-3570 Regulatory agency licenses retirement homes in Ontario * maintains public register of retirement homes * information and referral * educates retirement homes, consumers and the public about the Retire ...
United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington, Kingston - Unison Building, Kingston Poverty Reduction InitiativeKingston 613-542-2674 Community initiative to reduce poverty * Food Advisory Committee co-chaired by United Way of KFL&A and the City of Kingston as part of the Poverty Reduction Initiative * Good Food Stands aims to incre ...
Youth Habilitation Quinte, Bancroft - Hastings St, Hastings Housing Resource CentreBancroft 613-332-5558 Bancroft housing information centre through via phone only * temporary and permanent housing assistance * registry of available rental units * specialized information and referral * housing retention ...
Youth Habilitation Quinte, Trenton, Hastings Housing Resource CentreTrenton 613-392-8317 ; 613-969-1748 Housing information centre * temporary and permanent housing assistance * registry of available rental units * specialized information and referral * housing retention assistance * mediation * online ...