What's New
Addiction Guide
For comprehensive and up-to-date information about addiction check out the website AddictionGuide.com.

Housing & Homelessness Action Plan
The City of Hamilton has a new ten 10-year person-centred Action Plan to make sure everyone in Hamilton has a home. Click the following links to learn more:

     hamilton.ca/social-services/housing
     Everyone has a home ... Home is the foundation [video]

Hoarding FAQ
To get a better understanding of what hoarding is, read this FAQ.

City of Hamilton 2013 Food Access Guide
A comprehensive guide which lists the places in the City of Hamilton where food can be obtained, wither for free or for a low cost.
Click here to view the guide.


LINKS Voice Mail
Canít afford a telephone? Missing important messages? A private, reliable way to receive important telephone messages that acts like an invisible answering machine. Subscribers do not need their own telephone.
Click here for more information.

Newcomers to Hamilton
For the latest information and support to help newcomers to Hamilton click here.

Emergency Food
Information about food banks, meals & the Soup Van in Hamilton.
Click here for more information.

Goods & Clothing
Information about finding affordable furniture, household goods & clothing.
Click here for more information.

P.A.W.S.
Helping to prevent homelessness for people with animal companions.
Click here for more information.

Utility Arrears
If you are having trouble with utility arrears, you can contact the City of Hamilton for assistance. Help is available to low income households, Ontario Works participants and Ontario Disability Support Program participants.
Click here for more information.

Access To Housing
Access to Housing is an organization that provides a point of access for people who want to apply for subsidized housing. To learn more about this program or to download an application Click here.

One Stop for Businesses
Providing access to key services and resources for Hamilton Businesses in one convenient location, Hamilton's One Stop for Businesses, is powerful resource for any business owner. Click Here to visit their website.

Bed Bugs
In recent years, bed bugs have become a real problem in many areas of the City. To access the City of Hamilton help site Click here.

Woodgreen Community Services have recently completed updating their bedbug resource manual, download a PDF copy Click here.

Head Lice
Head lice are easily transmitted and difficult to get rid of without proper shampoo and combs. The City of Hamilton has Bug Buster Clinics that can help with low cost shampoos and combs. For more information Click here.
Phone:  (905) 526-8100
Fax :  (905) 528-1448
E-Mail : info@housinghelpcentre.ca

119 Main Street East
Hamilton, Ontario
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