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Prescott and Russell. Social Services

Site: L'Orignal Office

Service: Rent Bank Program

Alternate Name CV19 ; Department of Social Services ; OCR ; United Counties of Prescott and Russell
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community L'Orignal
Address & Map
59 Court St
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
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Intersection St Anne Rd and Front Rd W
Mailing Address PO Box 303 
59 Court St 
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (April 27, 2020): Program running remotely * clients can call or email to apply

Assists low-income families and individuals in maintaining their housing when facing possible eviction due to rental arrears owed * assists with up to two months rental arrears, to a maximum of $1,000 * the funds are available until exhausted

The Rockland office is located at: 860 Caron St, Unit 2, Rockland, ON, K4K 1K5 * email address:
Hours COVID-19 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm, Sep-May * Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm, Jun-Aug
Areas Served Alfred and Plantagenet ; Casselman ; Champlain ; Clarence-Rockland ; East Hawkesbury ; Hawkesbury ; Russell ; The Nation
Boundaries Prescott and Russell United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
* Must demonstrate that the household has a low income, or is receiving benefits from Ontario Works (OW) or the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP); 
* Must live in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell; 
* Must be aged 18 or over and priority will be given to families with children; 
* Must be at risk of eviction and demonstrate that the situation is temporary (e.g., expecting to receive employment insurance benefits), not chronic (e.g. rent already too high); 
* Must not have used this program for funds in the last two years
Application All applicants must complete a written application form and provide supporting information and documentation as required * all applicants must sign a Release of Information as part of the Application Form * referrals from all local agencies will be considered
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Eviction Prevention Legal Assistance ; Rent Payment Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone L'Orignal 613-675-4642 ext 6121
Toll Free Phone L'Orignal Office 1-800-667-9825 ext 6121
Fax L'Orignal Office 613-675-4970
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Sylvie Langevin, Case Manager, Ontario Works, Social Services; Phone: 613-675-4642 ext 61 * 1-800-667-9825 ext 6121; Fax: 613-675-4970; Email:
Primary Executive Jo-Anne Poirier, Ontario Works Supervisor; Phone: 613-675-4642 ext 6600 * 1-800-667-9825 ext 6600; Fax: 613-675-4970; Email:
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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