New Housing Assistance Program for Low-Income Families in Ontario

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Rental Opportunity for Ontario Families (ROOF)

The Ontario government is launching a new housing assistance program for low-income families. The program will give eligible families $100 per month for up to five years, beginning in January 2008.

To be eligible, an applicant must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, a resident of Ontario, and meet the program's financial requirements. For more details about eligibility requirements, please visit ROOF.

To apply, applicants must request an application form online or by phone (1-888-544-5101). The application deadline is November 15, 2007.

For more information, please read the press release.