Hastings County

Social Services Department, Housing Services, Belleville Office

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Record #: VIQ0174 Last Full Update: 04 Sep 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone613-968-3465 
Toll Free Phone1-800-267-2804
Primary ContactPam Murphy, Manager of Housing Sevices, Housing Services; Phone: 613-968-3465 ext 432; Fax: 613-968-3197
Alternate ContactMichelle Ogden, Supervisor, Affordable Housing Programs, Housing Services; Phone: 613-968-3465 ext 4310; Fax: 613-968-3197
Address15 Victoria Ave, 2nd Floor,
Belleville, ON K8N 1Z5
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Mailing Addressc/o Hastings County Housing Services 
Box 7 
15 Victoria Ave, 2nd Floor, 
Belleville, ON K8N 1Z5
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Off Victoria Avenue for wheelchair accessibility
Description & Services
DescriptionProvide safe, modest & affordable housing for low income households in Hastings County * Seniors units are available in Belleville, Quinte West (Trenton & Frankford Wards), Deseronto, Stirling, Madoc, Marmora, Tweed, Bancroft & Coe Hill * Single and family dwellings are available in Belleville, Quinte West, Deseronto and Bancroft * The Hastings County Housing Programs Branch is a division of the Hastings County Social Services Department
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm (excluding statutory holidays)
Areas ServedHastings County
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up 
For a household to be eligible for rent-geared-to-income assistance, 
(a) at least one member of the household must be 16 years old or older and able to live independently; and 
(b) each member of the household must meet at least one of the following criteria: 
(i) the member is a Canadian citizen, 
(ii) the member has made an application for status as a permanent resident under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada), or 
(iii) the member has made a claim for refugee protection under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada). 
ApplicationApplications are available at any Social Housing Provider/Ontario Works office in Hastings County * Applications may also be obtained in person, by mail or over the telephone at 613-771-9630 or Toll free 1-866-414-0300. 
Languages of ServiceEnglish
Bus Route NotesBelleville Transit Transit Schedules
Other Details
Legal Status(10) Local Government
EstablishedService downloaded to municipalities in 2001
FundingCity / Town ; Provincial ; Federal ; The majority of funding is provided by Hastings County, with additional funding provided by the Federal and Provincial Governments. This funding provides the Housing Programs Branch with the resources to maintain & administer subsidized rental housing & supplement private sector units within Hastings County.
Date Updated04 Sep 2014
SubjectsGeared to income services ; Low income housing ; Low income people ; Seniors
Broader TermsAdults ; Age groups ; Housing ; Housing facilities ; Reduced cost services