Description & Services
Description (Service) Administers funding to programs that address identified homelessness and at risk of homelessness community needs
Emergency Financial and Housing Assistance 
  • Assesses and coordinates overnight accommodation and meals 
  • Connects individuals with an Ontario Works' Case Manager who works with the individuals and puts them in contact with community resources  
  • Coordinates overnight emergency accommodation
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aweres Township ; Batchawana Bay ; Goulais River ; Prince Township ; Sault Ste. Marie ; Searchmont
Eligibility Individuals in need of emergency housing or maintaining housing
Application Weekend Emergency Housing Assistance: contact the local police
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-5420
After Hours Phone Weekend Emergency Housing Assistance: 705-949-6300
Fax 705-759-5212
Primary Contact Joanne Pearson, Tenant and Homelessness Coordinator, Social Services Department; Email:
Alternate Contact Jeff Barban, Housing Programs Manager, Social Services Department; Email:
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address Social Services Building II
180 Brock St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3B7
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Intersection Brock St and Wellington St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government