York Region

Site: Newmarket - Gates of York

Service: Subsidized Housing

Record Details
Alternate Name Housing Unit ; Subsidized Housing
Office Phone 1-877-464-9675
TTY Phone 905-895-4293 or 1-866-512-6228
E-Mail accessyork@york.ca
Website www.york.ca/wps/portal/yorkhome/support/yr/housing/applyingforsubsidizedhousing/!ut/p/a0/04_Sj9CPykssy0xPLMnMz0vMAfGjzOI9Hd09PTy8Dbz8TSycDRwN_B29jMwtDFx9zPULsh0VAQEAdhQ!/#.Vx
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description (Service) Assist individuals applying for social housing and manages a centralized waiting list for approximately 5,000 subsidized rental housing units in York Region operated by non-profit and co-operative housing organizations
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
An individual/family may apply for subsidized housing if: 
at least 16 years old 
All members of household are legal residents of Canada or refugee claimants 
Do not owe money for rent or damages to a subsidized housing provider **If any member of the household does owe money for rent or damages, they must have an approved repayment agreement in place with the housing provider ** 
Able to live independently, with or without support services 
No household member is under a deportation, departure or exclusion order to leave Canada 
No household member has been convicted of an offence related to rent geared-to-income assistance 
No household member has been found by a court of law or the Landlord and Tenant Board to have misrepresented their income for the purpose of rent geared-to-income assistance
Application read Checklist for Subsidized Housing on website and fill out two forms: Housing Application form and Building Selection form
Application forms can be printed and mailed to the Housing Access Centre; or pick up application form from York Region’s Housing Access Unit or request to have an application form mailed by calling Access York
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Access York ; Website offers Google Translate feature
Fees None - housing information free ; Check details on website * rent may be sliding scale * Fee assistance available.
Site Location in Gates of York Plaza at back
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
Housing Access
17310 Yonge St, Unit 9
Newmarket, ON L3Y 7S1
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Service Categories Accessibility Information ; Housing Authorities ; Low Income/Subsidized Rental Housing ; Senior Housing Information and Referral


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