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Kenora District Services Board

Social Housing


Description
Provides subsidized housing to low income individuals
  • Offers rent geared to income units and a few market rent units
  • Processes applications, maintains waiting lists and identifies applicants for tenant selection
  • Offers a complete list of rent geared to income housing providers
Satellite offices located in:
  • Kenora
  • Sioux Lookout
Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0800 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Special priority status available for victims of domestic violence and abuse
  • Each member of the household must be a Canadian citizen, or a landed immigrant, or a refugee claimant
  • No deportation, departure or exclusion order has been made against any member of the household
  • No member of the household owes rental arrears to any housing project under any housing program (Includes market and/or rent-geared-to-income)
  • No member of the household has been convicted of an offence under section 85 of the SHRA or a crime under the Criminal Code (Canada) regarding rent-geared-to-income assistance, or found by the Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal or a court of law to have misrepresented their income for the purpose of rent-geared-to-income
Application Process
  • Intake assessment required
  • Income verification and personal identification required
Fees
Service fees; Fee assistance available for rent geared to income housing; assistance is provided by Kenora District Services Board
Documents Required
Identification and proof of income required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
December 10, 2021