Georgian Triangle Housing Resource Centre
|Location, Telephone & Internet|
115 Hurontario St, Unit 203
Collingwood, ON L9Y 2L9
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|Address Notes||Between Simcoe and Ontario Sts|
|Toll Free Phone||705 and 519 area codes: 1-855-343-0677|
|Primary Contact||Marcia Adams, Housing Support Worker; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Cathy Koenig, Outreach Worker|
|Primary Executive||Gail Michalenko, Executive Director; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description & Services|
|Description||Assistance for homeseekers in obtaining and maintaining suitable and permanent rental accommodations * aids landlords in finding suitable tenants |
* provides guidance for individuals with housing concerns; acts as an advocate in addressing housing barriers * and maintains a computerized housing registry of moderately priced rental units * Can help with development of life skills, budgeting, addictions, family violence, housekeeping skills and how to approach landlords
* Will do workshops on housing issues on request to local community organizations or school groups.
Help with Housing Retention Fund for rental arrears or utility cut offs. Administers LEAP Fund for assistance with heating bills (Collus Power, Wasaga Distribution, Union Gas, Enbridge Gas and Hydro One customers).
Fundraising programs include an annual income tax clinic February through April.
Wasaga Beach office at the Community Health Centre at 14 Ramblewood Drive, Suite 202, Tuesdays 9 am-3 pm.
Utilize Skype to communicate with clients in Grey County, and Clearview Township who cannot make it into the Collingwood office location. Individuals are encouraged to use Skype at the following locations and receive the help they deserve.
Beaver Valley Outreach
64 Bruce St, Thornbury ON
Grey Highlands Public Library
101 Highland St, Flesherton ON
Meaford Public Library
15 Trowbridge St. West, Meaford ON
Elmvale Public Library
50 Queen Street West, Elmvale ON
Sunnidale Township Library (New Lowell)
5273 County Road 9, New Lowell ON
Stayner Public Library
201 Huron Street, Stayner ON
Creemore Public Library
165 Library Street, Creemore ON
Wasaga Beach Public Library
120 Glenwood Drive, Wasaga Beach ON
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Blue Mountains ; Clearview ; Collingwood ; Wasaga Beach|
|Eligibility||Must be registered to receive housing rental listings|
|Fees||Service - to landlords for custom leases - $25.00 ; None|