There are over 7,000 affordable rental and subsidized rental housing units in York Region operated by non-profit, co-operative and municipal organizations. This brochure identifies how to apply for Social Housing, who is eligible and where it is available.
This program is run by the Salvation Army and Jewish Family & Child and is funded by the Regional Municipality of York and the Government of Ontario. The goal is to help prevent homelessness among York Region residents.
This brochure informs Rent-Geared-to-Income tenants of their rights and obligations and the role of the Family Support Worker in pursuing these rights and meeting these obligations. This brochure is aimed at tenants who need to seek child or spousal support.
York Region has contracts with health care agencies and is able to provide subsidies for eligible residents in need of homemaking and nursing services. In-home services may include light housekeeping and meal preparation.