The Housing Services Department provides housing assistance [subsidized housing] to over 2,000 residents of County of Lambton which includes cities/towns of: Alvinston, Arkona, Brigden, Corunna, Forest, Grand Bend, Petrolia, Point Edward, Sarnia, Sombra, Thedford, Watford and Wyoming. In addition to administering the non-profit, co-operative, rent supplements and affordable housing programs. The Housing Services Department provides property management for 830 units owned by the Corporation. (source)
How do I apply?Applications are available by:
Visiting the Housing Services Department office at:
Lambton Shared Services Centre,
2nd Floor, 150 N. Christina Street, Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3.
Calling: 519 344-2057 or
Toll Free at: 1-800-387-2882.
Printing the form online.
Complete and mail or deliver your application to:
Housing Services Department Lambton Shared Services Centre,
2nd Floor 150 N. Christina Street Sarnia, ON N7T 8H3
Is there Special Needs Housing?Some special needs housing providers maintain their own waiting lists for special needs housing. The Housing Services Department can provide information on how and where to apply for Special Needs Housing in the County of Lambton.
A household is eligible for special needs housing if one or more of its members provide verification in writing from a doctor or support agency that accessibility modifications or provincially-funded support services are required in order to live independently in the community. A household need not be eligible for rent-geared-to-income assistance in order to be eligible for special needs housing.
For more information about special needs housing read this document.