St Thomas (City of)

Site: St Thomas-Elgin Social Services

Service: Housing Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-631-9350
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-4362
TTY Phone 519-631-3836
Fax 519-637-4250
Primary Contact Sarah Hommersen, Intake Clerk; Phone: 519-631-9350 ext 7176; Email:
Alternate Contact Gerdy MacKay, Intake Clerk; Phone: 519 631-9350 ext 7137; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Develops and administers assistance programs related to home ownership, private rental housing, affordable housing, social housing, transitional housing, supportive housing and homeless shelters * manages all city-owned housing

City-Owned Housing - Rent-geared to income housing owned and directly managed by the City of St Thomas 

Coordinated Access Centre - Processes applications for most subsidized social housing units in Elgin and St Thomas

Housing Assistance Programs - Administers housing assistance programs, including assistance with utility costs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries St Thomas and Elgin County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Varies by program * call or visit website for details
Application All housing program applications must go through Social Services Intake
Languages English
Fees None required for application for any form of housing benefit
Agency Information
Primary Executive Ralph West, Housing Services Administrator; Phone: 519-631-9350 ext 171
Funding Municipal - St Thomas ; Provincial ; Regional - Elgin County
Site Information
Site Location St Thomas
Located In Community St Thomas
Address & Map
423 Talbot St
St Thomas, ON N5P 1C1
Intersection Talbot St and Mary St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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