Kenora District Services Board

Service: LEAP Emergency Financial Assistance

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Delivers a one time emergency financial assistance to Sioux Lookout Hydro and Kenora Hydro customers 
  • Maximum grant is $500 per fuel per household per year, grant is credited directly toward electricity bill  
  • Agency may be able to arrange a hold on a disconnection notice while a case is being reviewed  
  • All decisions can be appealed
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility
  • May be available to low-income customers of Sioux Lookout Hydro and Kenora Hydro (and unit sub-metering providers) experiencing difficulty paying current arrears  
  • Decision will be based on several factors including long-term viability of the account  
  • Disconnection notice is not required to be eligible
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-7117
Fax 807-737-4889
E-Mail kdsb@kdsb.on.ca
Website www.kdsb.on.ca
Primary Contact Caseworker
Primary Executive Sarah Stevenson, Director of Integrated Social Services; Phone: 807-223-2100 ext 2262; Email: sstevenson@kdsb.on.ca
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 64 King St
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B1
 
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Intersection King St and 5th Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 609 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B1
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible from street level, no automatic push button door; Parking -- Not accessible, no handicapped parking spot; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Provincial - Ontario Energy Board ; Private - Sioux Lookout Hydro