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Contact Information
Alternate Name County of Wellington Housing Services
Office Phone Reception 519-824-7822
Toll Free Phone 1-800-663-0750
After Hours Phone After hours non-emergency - leave a message at 519-824-1960
Crisis Phone Fire emergencies 9-1-1  
Maintenance Emergencies - after hours call 519-824-7822 (Option 8)
Website www.wellington.ca
Primary Contact County of Wellington Housing Centralized Waiting List / Housing Access Centre; Phone: 519-837-5492; Fax: 519-837-6349
Alternate Contact Elizabeth Black, Manager of Applicant Services; Phone: 519-837-5492 ext 4400
Primary Executive Mark Poste, Director of Housing; Phone: 519-824-7822 ext 4040
Description (Site) Guelph-Downtown
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
138 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 4E8
 
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Intersection Wyndham St N and Woolwich St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) 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 
* searchable website map of social and affordable housing in Guelph and Wellington 
* Centralized Waiting List - access for social and affordable housing 
* Housing Help Centre - listings for tenants of subsidized and market rent housing 
* Application for Rent Bank assistance - for people facing possible eviction 
* management services for Guelph Non-Profit Housing Corporation 
* housing directory of photos and types of housing can be provided to agencies, organizations, municipalities, etc that provide housing information to clients 
 
Affordable Homeownership Down Payment Loan Fund: provides an interest-free loan to assist eligible applicants with a down payment for purchasing a home 
**Applications accepted on a first come first approved basis, subject to availability of funding
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm  
* Victoria Day - Labour Day Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Wellington County ; Locations within Wellington County and City of Guelph
Eligibility Rent geared to income criteria are available on the Wellington County website or call Housing Services at 519-837-5492 for information 
 
Affordable Homeownership Down Payment Loan Fund: eligible applicants purchasing a home within County of Wellington or City of Guelph; household income must fall below provincially established threshold
Application For rent-geared-to-income housing through County of Wellington Housing Access Centre:
* Applying for housing: Apply online
* visit website: Housing Services
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Farsi - Persian ; Filipino ; German ; Hindi ; Hungarian ; Indonesian ; Italian ; Mandarin ; Polish ; Punjabi ; Somali ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services ; Albanian, Amharic, Bosnian, Cantonese, Dari, Japanese, Malayalam, Mandarin, Nepali, Pashtu, Romanian, Serbo-Croatian, Swahili / Kiswahili, Tigrinya, Turkish, Uzbek, Yugoslavian ** CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR TRANSLATION SERVICES IN THESE LANGUAGES
Fees None ; Applicants must meet eligibility criteria to qualify for all housing programs
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Regional / Municipal
Print Material Some materials available in French
Subjects
Service Categories County Government Departments/Offices ; Home Purchase/Construction Financing/Refinancing ; Housing Authorities ; Low Income/Subsidized Rental Housing ; Market Rate Rental Housing ; Rent Payment Assistance