Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services

Location, Telephone & Internet
Toll Free Phone 1-866-391-1061
Fax 705-256-2671
E-Mail info@oahssc.ca
Website www.ontarioaboriginalhousing.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address Provincial Office
500 Bay St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 1X5
 
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Intersection Bay St and Spring St E
Contact Information
Primary Contact Reception/Office Administrator; Phone: 1-866-391-1061 ext 402; Email: info@oahssc.ca
Primary Executive Justin Marchand, Executive Director; Email: jmarchand@oahssc.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Rental, supportive and transitional housing, assisted home ownership and home repair programs with a specific focus on the First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis communities 
  • central policy/program administration and development of training for Indigenous Housing Providers 
  • responsible for matters related to culturally appropriate, safe, affordable and adequate off-reserve housing in Ontario outside of the GTA 
  • utilize the talent, skills and experience of the Indigenous community in the allocation, delivery, construction and long-term management of housing and programs and service delivery 
  • ensure tenant involvement through innovative and supportive policies 
  • offices also located in Peterborough, Hamilton, Dryden
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario - off-Reserve, excluding the Greater Toronto Area
Eligibility
  • Both Indigenous and Non-Indigenous applicants may be eligible for rental housing and programs depending on program guidelines and eligibility requirements 
  • applicant's total family gross income from all sources must be within specific income thresholds
Application Call for information or visit website under Rental Housing and Programs tabs
Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications ; French - Reception, Interpretation, Programs, Publications, Translation available upon request ; Ojibway - Website
Fees None
Other Details
Established 1994
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Provincial Office