Kawartha Lakes & Haliburton
The City of Kawartha Lakes offers Housing Help assistance [subsidized housing] to residents in the County of Haliburton which includes: Haliburton, Minden, Wilberforce; and the City of Kawartha Lakes which includes: Bobcaygeon, Fenelon Falls, Omemee, and Lindsay. (source)
Eligibility RequirementsEligibility criteria are as follows:
Applicants must be Canadian citizens OR have (or applied for) Permanent Resident Status in Canada, OR be a Refugee Claimant
At least one member of the household must be 16 years or older. No one listed on the Application owes other housing provider arrears of rent or damages. Satisfactory arrangements for repayment must be made prior to being placed on the waiting list.
No one listed on the Application has been convicted (within the last two years) of a crime under the Criminal Code in regards to receipt of Rental Assistance.
Your Household’s Income cannot be greater than the Provincial Household Income Limits.
Homeowners must agree in writing to sell their property within six months of accepting housing.
Applicants must be able to live independently or demonstrate that support services will be provided. “an individual is able to live independently if he or she can carry out the normal essential activities of day-to-day living, either on his or her own or with the aid of support services that the individual demonstrates will be provided when required..” O.Reg. 367 Section 24 (2)