Housing Help Centre

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Description & Services
Description Housing services in York Region for low income families * youth, families, newcomers and seniors who are low income, on OW or ODSP * assists with housing applications * advocate on client's behalf * assists with searching for rental accomodations * meets clients in their homes, at their residence or in the community * information sessions * information and referral * subsidized housing services * market rent housing services * Ontario Electricity Support Program * interpretation services
Dates January-December
Hours York Region Office: Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Scarborough Office: Monday-Thursday 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Friday 8:30 am-2 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services ; Dari, Turkish, Armenian
Fees None
Location, Telephone & Internet
Location York Region
Areas Served Scarborough ; York Region
Address & Map
Head Office
2500 Lawrence Ave W, Ste 205
Scarborough, ON M1P 2R7
 
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Major Intersection Midland Ave / Lawrence Ave E
Office Phone 416-285-8070 ext 300
Fax 416-285-5410
E-Mail yorkhousing@shhc.ca
Website www.shhc.org
Contact Information
Primary Contact Pushpmit Kaur Bhatia, Housing Help Supervisor - York Region; Phone: 416-285-8070 ext 202 * 647-407-9077; Email: pushpmit.bhatia@thhc.org
Alternate Contact Mary Francis, Office Manager; Phone: 416-285-8070 ext 302; Email: mary.francis@thhc.org
Primary Executive Gopi Krishna, Executive Director; Phone: 416-285-8070 ext 308; Email: s.gopikrishna@thhc.org
Search Category
Settlement Headings Housing ; Language ; Legal/Advocacy Services
Subjects Advocacy ; Form filling ; Homeless people ; Homeless youth ; Housing ; Housing law ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Interpretation ; Landlord and tenant rights ; Low income housing ; Low income people ; Refugees ; Seniors ; Seniors housing ; Settlement services ; Subsidies
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; United Way

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