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Social Services Department - Housing Division

City Hall Annex
82 Erie St, 1st Fl
Stratford, ON
N5A 2M4
519-271-3773 ext 200
519-533-0152 or 1-866-906-0152
Toll-Free: 1-800-669-2948
Fax: 519-273-7191
iconPath Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Last Updated: Oct 4, 2021: Suggest an edit


Application form submitted to Housing Access Centre

Eligibility / Target Population

People, families, seniors and people with disabilities in need of affordable housing




Jeff Wilson - Manager of Housing
519-271-3773 ext 265 *
Angie Juarez - Supervisor of Housing
519-271-3773 ext 291 *



Area Served

Stratford, St Marys and Perth County


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Accessibility Note

Ground floor main entrance

Description of Services

Provides and administers various public and social housing programs in Perth County, St Marys and Stratford for low-income singles, couples, families, people with special needs, seniors and victims of domestic violence

Housing Access Centre (HAC) - Determines eligibility for public and social housing programs and manages the Co-ordinated Access Waiting List for Perth County, St. Marys and Stratford

Public Housing - Rent-geared-to-income (RGI) housing for low to moderate income individuals and families in Stratford, St Marys and Perth County * 663 public housing units

Rent Supplement Program - Rent subsidized units in privately owned building under the rent supplement program

Social Housing - Administers and monitors funding to nonprofit and co-operative housing providers offering Rent Geared to Income units
  • Perth County Community Homelessness Prevention Initiative Financial assistance for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness * benefit can be requested once every 24-month period * assistance may include, rental arrears, utility arrears, rent start up and home repairs (if not completed would create risk of homelessness)

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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2021: Suggest an edit