Emergency Assistance

Housing Help Centre maintains a housing registry to assist individuals in securing affordable housing that exists in the private rental market.  The Centre is operated and funded by the County of Wellington.

Counseling

There are staff available to support residents of the County of Wellington and the City of Guelph with information and help with housing. Housing assistance is available by appointment. Please contact 519.837.5492 x 4130 for assistance.

Rent Bank

The County of Wellington has funds available to support residents of the County of Wellington and the City of Guelph with costs related to rental arrears if you are facing eviction. To qualify for this fund, your household must have a notice of eviction from your landlord, have rent arrears and fall under established low income limits. Please contact the Housing Help Centre for more information. To apply for the Rent Bank funds please call 519.837.5492 x 3710.

Ontario Works Emergency Energy Programme 

Ontario Works Community Programmes and Initiatives 

Emergency Shelters

Housing Stability Programme