Housing Help

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-563-4532
Fax 613-563-8019
E-Mail info@housinghelp.on.ca
Website action-logement.ca/en/home/
Primary Executive Shea Kiely, Executive Director
Address & Map
309 Cooper St, Suite 502
Ottawa, ON K2P 0G5
 
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Physical Access Partially Accessible - Washrooms are not accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) A one-stop, drop-in service to help people with their practical housing problems. 
 
Assistance regarding: housing emergencies * evictions * maintenance and repair problems * illegal rents 
 
Information: applications for subsidized housing * a small list of rooms and apartments to rent * telephones to help people looking for an apartment * help to find programs and services in the community * help to access Social Services 
 
Advice: where to go in an emergency * what to do in case of eviction * how to lodge a complaint about unsafe living conditions * what to do if the rent is illegal * what rights tenants and landlords have * what responsibilities tenants and landlords have 
 
Caseworkers are available to clients by appointment only.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Housing Help: Central and Western section of Ottawa * Action-Housing: Eastern section of Ottawa
Eligibility The general public usually from the Central and Western section of Ottawa
Application Call or drop in
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Somali
Fees None
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Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1987
Funding City / Town ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 123436545 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Date Updated 31 Jul 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Home Rental Listings ; Housing Search Assistance ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Housing Issues ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling

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