Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services

Site: Northwestern Ontario Property Management Office - Dryden

Service: Property Management

Description & Services
Public Comments Ontario Aboriginal Housing Support Services Corporation, Board of Directors consists of 2 representatives from each of the following organizations: Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres (OFIFC), the Ontario Native Women's Association (ONWA), and the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO)
Description (Service)
  • Provides safe and affordable, culturally appropriate housing to urban and rural off-reserve Aboriginal people 
  • Consists of new, affordable rental units, home ownership loans and repair funding
 
Administers the following programs: 
  • FIMUR Assisted Homeownership Program 
  • FIMUR Homeowner Repair Program 
  • FIMUR Rental Development Program 
  • Rural and Native Housing Program (RNH) 
  • Urban Native Housing Program (UNH)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario ; Northwest region includes: from Wawa, White River, and Longlac in the east, to the Manitoba border and all the territory above the Albany River to Hudson Bay
Eligibility
  • Low and moderate income urban and rural First Nation (status or non-status), Inuit and Métis people living off-reserve 
  • Non-Aboriginal housing also available for non-Aboriginal people considered to be in CORE housing need in areas in Ontario with a population of 2,500 or less; call office for information
Application
  • Procedures described in individual program application forms 
  • Contact office or website for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-7267
Toll Free Phone 1-855-553-7267
Fax 807-223-7303
Website www.ontarioaboriginalhousing.ca
Primary Contact Eileen Williams, Acting Receptionist and Administrative Support; Email: ewilliams@oahssc.ca
Alternate Contact Tanner Cuthbertson, Client Services and Building Coordinator; Email: tcuthbertson@oahssc.ca
Primary Executive Dianne Lampi, Acting Property Manager; Phone: 807-624-5025
Alternate Executive Don McBain, Executive Director, Head Office, Sault Ste Marie; Phone: 705-256-1876 ext 202; Fax: 705-256-2671; Email: dmcbain@oahssc.ca
Site Location Located on Duke St in downtown Dryden across from Shoppers Drug Mart
Located In Community Dryden
Address 24 Duke St
Dryden, ON P8N 0A3
 
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Intersection Duke St and Earl Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Housing