Description & Services
Description (Service) Manages RRDSSAB-owned housing units, Non-Profit units and rent supplement units
  • Provides access to rent geared to income housing
  • Locations can be found on the website
Non-Profit Housing
  • Providers own and manage their projects
    There are two types of non-profit housing providers in the District:
  • Private Non-Profit
  • Urban Native
Public Housing
  • Responsible for all public housing units
  • Owns 297 units and administers approximately 15 rent supplement units
Rent Supplement
  • Offers rent-geared-to-income accommodations in privately owned buildings
Note: A rent supplement is a subsidy provided to landlords to bridge the gap between the market rent for the unit and amount the tenant can pay based on their income
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility
  • Low income individuals and families 
  • Must complete an income and assets verification form
Application
  • Contact the Main Office 
  • Applications must be completed 
  • Separate application for Singles/Seniors; Families and Atikokan Native Non-Profit Homes Corporation
Languages English
Fees Service - Rent is geared to income
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-5349
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5349
Fax 807-274-0678
E-Mail reception@rrdssab.on.ca
Website www.rrdssab.ca
Primary Contact Michelle Jewell, Integrated Caseworker, Housing; Phone: 807-274-5349 ext 231; Email: mjewell@rrdssab.on.ca
Primary Executive Sandra Weir, Housing Manager; Phone: 807-274-5349 ext 230; Email: sandraw@rrdssab.on.ca
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 450 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1H2
 
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Intersection Scott St and Armit Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial