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Housing Help Centre, The

York Region Housing and Settlement Services


Description
York Region - Housing and Settlement services -- information and referral to other services such as Access York for rent or utility assistance intake, furniture bank, mediation services, legal clinic
  • work with low income youth, families, newcomers and seniors to determine housing needs and assist with York Region Subsidized Housing and Special Priority applications
  • Ontario Electricity Support Program -- assistance with applications
  • newcomer settlement services
  • information sessions on above topics as well as Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program
  • connects both landlords and tenants with community resources and advocates on their behalf, providing long- term support
  • landlord registry -- recruitment of landlords and free rental listings, landlord and tenant matching
  • information on landlord and tenant rights and responsibilities
Eligibility
Youth, families, newcomers, seniors who are homeless, under-housed or at risk of losing their housing

Residency Requirements: York Region
Application Process
Call according to your residence for appointmentMarkham 416-317-3655Thornhill 416-414-6779Vaughan 416-268-0654Richmond Hill 647-241-1237Newmarket 647-267-5319Georgina 416-414-6779
Office
Markham 416-317-3655Thornhill 416-414-6779Vaughan 416-268-0654Richmond Hill 647-241-1237Newmarket 647-267-5319Georgina 416-414-6779
Fax
416-285-5410
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@thhc.org
Mailing Address
2500 Lawrence Ave E, Unit 205
Toronto, ON, M1P 2R7
Canada
Languages
Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Cantonese, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Hindi, Korean, Mandarin, Punjabi, Russian, Shona, Spanish, Tamil, Tibetan, Tigrinya, Turkish, Urdu, Interpretation of other languages by prior arrangement
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible -- call for details
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
May 5, 2022
Address
2500 Lawrence Ave E, Unit 205
Toronto, ON, M1P 2R7
Intersection: Midland Ave and Lawrence Ave E;
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-2 pmDrop in Tue 9 am-11 am
Service Area(s)
York Region