Wellington (County of). Social Services

Site: Guelph - 138 Wyndham St N

Service: Housing Services

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Record #: GCL0795 Last Modified: 19 May 2015 Last Full Update: 17 Mar 2015
Contact Information
Alternate NameCounty of Wellington Housing Services ; County of Wellington Social Services Housing Division ; Wellington and Guelph Housing Services
Office PhoneReception 519-824-7822 * Housing Access Centre 519-837-5492
Toll Free Phone1-800-663-0750
After Hours PhoneAfter hours non-emergency - leave a message at 519-824-1960
Crisis PhoneFire emergencies: 9-1-1 * Maintenance emergencies - after hours call 519-824-7822
Primary ContactCounty of Wellington Housing Services, Centralized Waiting List; Phone: 519-837-5492; Fax: 519-837-6349
Primary ExecutiveHeather Burke, Director of Housing; Phone: 519-824-7822 ext 4040
Site LocationGuelph-Downtown
Located In CommunityGuelph
Address & Map
Administration Centre
138 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 4E8
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IntersectionWyndham St N and Woolwich St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service)Provides information and assistance to access affordable housing for residents of the City of Guelph and County of Wellington. Housing services include: 
* application for subsidized, affordable and market rent housing 
* Centralized Waiting List 
* Housing Help Centre - listing of public, nonprofit and cooperative housing 
* Application for Rent Bank assistance 
* Management services for Guelph Non-Profit Housing Corporation 
* Housing directory of photos and types of housing can be provided to agencies, organizations, municipalities, etc. who provide housing information to their clients 
Sup. Description* Community Plan for Housing and Homelessness 2012
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Victoria Day-Labour Day Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas ServedWellington County ; Locations within Wellington County and City of Guelph
ApplicationFor rent-geared-to-income housing through County of Wellington Housing Access Centre: 
* Call 519-837-5492 to have an application package sent by mail 
* Pick up application forms, information packages at County office at 138 Wyndham St. North, Guelph, any local housing providers and housing cooperatives 
* Apply online - www.wellington.ca/en/socialservices/howtoapply.asp 
* Application forms for federal housing providers and affordable housing 
* If applying by mail, forward completed application with required documentation to County of Wellington Housing Access Centre, 138 Wyndham St N, Guelph, ON N1H 4E8
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Farsi ; Filipino ; German ; Hindi ; Hungarian ; Indonesian ; Italian ; Korean ; Mandarin ; Polish ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services ; Persian ; Serbo-Croatian ; Dari (Afghanistan), Pushto (Afghanistan, Pakistan) Nuer (Sudan) Kurdish Sorani (Iranian) Acholi (Uganda, Sudan) Dinka (Sudan) 
Other Details
Legal Status(20) Regional Government
FundingRegional / Municipal
Print MaterialSome materials available in French
Service CategoriesCategorical Program Administrative Units ; Housing Authorities ; Housing Expense Assistance ; Low Income/Subsidized Rental Housing