If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, you may be eligible for assistance under Northumberland's Shelter Benefit. We may be able to help with last month's rent, moving costs, utility deposit and/or utility arrears to avoid disconnection or to reconnect.
To apply for Northumberland's Shelter Benefit ...
- If you are receiving Ontario Works assistance, contact your caseworker.
- If you are receiving Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) assistance, or on a fixed or low income, contact our Centralized Intake Unit at 905 372-6846 or 1 800-354-7050 ext 2468
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