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Organization: Halton. Social and Community Services - Oakville - Dorval Dr - Housing Services - Halton Access to Community Housing  
Phone Numbers: Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll-Free: 1-866-442-5866
TTY: 905-827-9833
Fax: 905-825-8274
Oakville Corporate Centre
690 Dorval Dr, 7th Fl
Oakville, ON
L6K 3X9
Intersection: Dorval Dr and QEW
Location: Glen Abbey
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Public Contacts: Scot Luren - Supervisor
Service Description: HATCH is a one-stop service for people applying for subsidized housing in Halton Region.
  • eligible applicants with questions about application status are directed to contact Access Halton in Oakville at 905-825-6000
  • approved applicants will be added to the waiting list with the date their application was received
  • approved applicants will receive a written request each year to confirm continued interest in being on the waiting list
  • as applicants move up the HATCH wait list they will be contacted by HATCH staff to review their application and prepare for move-in readiness (review selected buildings, final eligibility review and helpful tips)
  • locations, contact names, telephone numbers, available on website - Search for Subsidized Housing
  • housing providers with a vacancy will contact the applicants at the top of the list directly
  • applications are ranked on the waiting list based on the date of their application
  • exceptions to the chronological waiting list apply for priority households

See the HATCH application form and booklet for more information, or call Access Halton at 905-825-6000.

Fees: None
Application: Applications can be mailed out or can be picked up at Halton Access to Community Housing, 690 Dorval Drive, 7th Fl, Oakville ON L6K 3X9, 905-825-6000.
Applications and further information about HATCH are available on the website.
Eligibility / Target Population: Must be a legal resident of Canada.

In order to be eligible for geared-to-income housing:
* no member of the household owes money to any social housing provider;
* no member of the household is under a deportation, departure or exclusion order to leave Canada
* no member of the household has been convicted of an offense in relation to rent-geared-to-income assistance or found by a court of law or the Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal to have misrepresented their income for the purpose of rent-geared-to-income assistance
* applicants who own a home or principle residence elsewhere must agree to sell the property within six months of being housed
* the proceeds of the sale of the property will be used to calculate rent
Languages: English
Area Served:
Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton, North West Mississauga, Oakville, South West Mississauga, Wellington  
See Also: Affordable Housing
Housing Referral and Rights

This information was last completely updated on August 8, 2018

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