Wellington (County of). Social Services

Site: Guelph - 138 Wyndham St N

Service: Housing Services

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Record #: GCL0795 Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 18 Mar 2014
Contact Information
Alternate NameCounty of Wellington Housing Services ; County of Wellington Social Services Housing Division ; Wellington and Guelph Housing Services
Address & Map
Administration Centre
138 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 4E8
 
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Located In CommunityGuelph
Site LocationGuelph-Downtown
IntersectionWyndham St N and Woolwich St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office PhoneReception 519-824-7822 * Applicant Services 519-837-5492 ext 4060
Toll Free Phone1-800-663-0750
Crisis PhoneMaintenance emergencies - after hours call 519-824-7822
After Hours Phone519-824-7822
Fax519-837-6349
Websitewww.wellington.ca
Primary ContactHeather Burke, Director of Housing; Phone: 519-824-7822 ext 4040
Alternate ContactCounty of Wellington Housing Services, Housing Centralized Waiting List; Phone: 519-837-5492; Fax: 519-837-6349
Description & Services
DescriptionProvides information and assistance to access affordable housing for residents of the City of Guelph and County of Wellington. Housing services include: 
* application for subsidized 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
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am - 4:30pm * Victoria Day to Labour Day Mon-Fri 8:30am - 4pm
Areas ServedWellington County
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 of Wellington Housing Services office, Local Housing Providers, Housing Cooperatives 
- apply online (http://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 ; Persian ; Polish ; Punjabi ; Serbo-Croatian ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services ; Dari (Afghanistan), Pushto (Afghanistan, Pakistan) Nuer (Sudan) Kurdish Sorani (Iranian) Acholi (Uganda, Sudan) Dinka (Sudan) 
*CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR TRANSLATION SERVICES IN THESE LANGUAGES*
Other Details
Print MaterialSome materials available in French
FundingRegional / Municipal
Service Level(20) Regional Government
Subjects
SubjectsDisabilities ; Housing ; Housing facilities ; Low income housing ; Seniors
Service CategoriesCategorical Program Administrative Units ; Housing Authorities ; Housing Expense Assistance ; Public Housing