Prescott & Russell
The Housing Services Division (HSD) under the United Counties of Prescott and Russell Social Services Department (UCPR) owns and manages 311 family, senior, and single adult units within its service area. These units are a mix of semi-detached houses and apartments, ranging from 1 to 5 bedrooms.
The HSD also manages approximately 91 units with private sector landlords, and all rents are subsidized based on family income. Furthermore, HSD's responsibilities include the administration of 12 non-profit housing corporations comprised of 500 units as well as the management of a centralized waiting list for Rent-Geared-to-Income (RGI) applicants. The Housing Services Division's aim is to provide affordable and suitable housing to persons eligible for RGI units. (source)
Eligibility RequirementsAre you eligible? (You must meet all of the following conditions):
You must be a Canadian Citizen, Landed Immigrant, have or have requested refugee status.
At least one member of the family must be 16 years old or older.
You must not owe money to any Social Housing Corporation.
If you own a house, you must agree to sell the house within six (6) months of having moved.
You must be self-sufficient or arrange for your own support services if necessary.