Halton. Social and Community Services

Site: Oakville - Dorval Dr - Housing Services

Service: Halton Access to Community Housing

Record #: OAK3418
Last Full Update: 03 Jan 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-8274
E-Mail accesshalton@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Housing-Supports-and-Services/Assisted-Housing
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Scot Luren, Housing Initiatives Advisor; Email: scot.luren@halton.ca

Agency Information

Funding Regional / Municipal

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

HATCH is a one-stop service for people applying for subsidized housing in Halton Region

  • eligible applicants with questions about application status are directed to contact Access Halton in Oakville at 905-825-6000
  • approved applicants will be added to the waiting list with the date their application was received
  • approved applicants will receive a written request every other year to confirm continued interest in being on the waiting list
  • locations, contact names, telephone numbers, available on website - Search for Subsidized Housing
  • housing providers with a vacancy will contact the applicants at the top of the list directly
  • applications are ranked on the waiting list based on the date of their application
  • exceptions to the chronological waiting list apply for priority households 

See the HATCH application form and booklet for more information, or call Access Halton at 905-825-6000

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up

Must be a legal resident of Canada

In order to be eligible for geared-to-income housing:
  • no member of the household owes money to any social housing provider
  • no member of the household is under a deportation, departure or exclusion order to leave Canada
  • no member of the household has been convicted of an offense in relation to rent-geared-to-income assistance or found by a court of law or the Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal to have misrepresented their income for the purpose of rent-geared-to-income assistance
  • applicants who own a home or principal residence elsewhere must agree to sell the property within six months of being housed (the proceeds of the sale of the property will be used to calculate rent)
Application HATCH Applications can be mailed out by contacting Access Halton at 3-1-1 or 905-825-6000 or can be located online
Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Corporate Centre
690 Dorval Dr, 7th Fl
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
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Intersection Dorval Dr and Wyecroft Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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