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Housing FAQ

Find information on this page about how to apply for housing by mail, in person, or find the application online
Contact us

Tania Dickson

Housing Services Manager

Department: Human Services, Human Services

Tel : 1-877-396-3450

To apply for housing


Apply online here!

Be Prepared To:

  • Upload/scan documentation clearly indicating your legal right to live in Canada and proof of age for all household members (eg. Birth Certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.)
  • Create a password that is 10 characters (1 upper case, 1 lower case, 1 number and 1 symbol)

Download the Application here


Bruce County Community Housing Registry

Pick Up:

An application can be picked up at the Bruce County administration office at 30 Park St., Walkerton, or at one of the Bruce County Hubs located at 529 Gary Street, Kincardine, 1243 MacKenzie Road, Port Elgin or 268 Berford Street, Wiarton.

To be eligible you must:

  • Be a Canadian Citizen, Landed Immigrant, or have Refugee Claimant Status and have no deportation order.
  • Have at least one person in your household who is 16 years or older.
  • Not owe rent arrears or damages to any social housing provider or have misrepresented your household income.
  • If you own a house, you must agree to put it up for sale upon offer to lease and sell within six months

Metis Nation

The purpose of the program is to address the housing needs in designated communities.

Infinity Property Services
Phone: 1-800-891-5882 or 1-705-736-5143

Women’s House Serving Bruce and Grey

For women and children leaving situations of domestic violence. Women's House provides emergency shelter and second stage housing.

Women’s House Serving Bruce and Grey
Phone: (519) 396-9655 or 1-800-265-3026

Family Y Housing Support Program

Support to any individuals and families over the age of 16 who require assistance securing or maintaining housing

Phone: 519-371-9230 or 1-800-265-3711

Community Connections Housing & Support

Housing and support services for persons with mental health disabilities

Phone: (519) 371-2390 or 1-800-235-2967

Complete the application by following the instructions provided.

If you have specific questions about your application or need help to complete it, please contact the Applicant Assistant 519-396-3450 ext 104 or 1-877-396-3450 ext 104

If you move or your phone number of family status changes please contact the Applicant Assistant to update your application.

Applications are placed on the waitlist by the application date. When a unit becomes available it will be offered to the first person on the waitlist. However, women and their families, who have experienced domestic violence are given special priority status.