John Howard Society of Durham Region

Housing Services

Housing Services

  • Assistance and support with housing search
  • Information and referrals to JHS programs and services and other community resources
  • Free computer access for housing searches
  • Assistance with forms including applications for housing stability funds and rental applications
  • Support with eviction prevention and mediation with landlords
  • Support and advocacy in dealing with the Landlord and Tenant Board
  • ID Clinic for Canadian birth certificates
  • RentSmart workshops

 

Accessing the Services

Oshawa:         Walk-in assistance in the Resource Room. Will be referred from there for intake if required.

Whitby:            Walk in assistance in Resource Room or call 905-666-8847 to book an intake appointment with a Housing Worker

Bowmanville:  Call 905-623-6814 to book an intake appointment with a Housing Worker