Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services

Site: Head Office - Sault Ste Marie

Service: Administration and Housing Services

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 Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC), the Ontario Native Women's Association (ONWA), and the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO)
Description (Agency) Mandated to provide safe and affordable housing to urban and rural off-reserve Aboriginal people
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Serves as the corporate headquarters 
  • 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
 
Service Delivery includes: 
  • FIMUR Assisted Homeownership Program 
  • FIMUR Homeowner Repair Program 
  • FIMUR Rental Development Program 
  • Rural and Native Housing Program 
  • Urban Native Housing Program
 
Provides the following Property Management offices: 
  • North and Central Ontario Property Management, Sault Ste Marie 
  • Northeastern Ontario Property Management, Sudbury 
  • Northwestern Ontario Property Management, Dryden
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario ; Services are not available in every community-call Head Office for clarification
Boundaries Excludes the Greater Toronto area (GTA)
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
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-256-1876
Toll Free Phone 1-800-492-1605
Fax 705-256-2671
E-Mail angiek@oahssc.ca
Website www.ontarioaboriginalhousing.ca
Primary Contact Angie Kilby, Receptionist and Office Administrator; Phone: 705-256-1876 ext 200
Alternate Contact Karen Benford, Administrative Assistant, Programs Delivery; Phone: 705-256-1876 ext 216; Email: kbenford@oahssc.ca
Primary Executive Don McBain, Executive Director; Phone: 705-256-1876 ext 202; Email: dmcbain@oahssc.ca
Alternate Executive Kim Caldbick, Executive Assistant; Phone: 705-256-1876 ext 214; Email: kcaldbick@oahssc.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 500 Bay St
Sault Ste Marie, ON P6A 1X5
 
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Intersection Bay St and Spring St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Housing