Home Repair Program
Our offices are now open to the public and applicants and program participants are welcome to attend any of our locations in person. COVID-19 protocols will be in place. Programs and services remain available through virtual formats as well including by telephone. Please drop by any of our locations or call your nearest Human Services office at the numbers below for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Walkerton Administration Building: 30 Park Street 519-881-0431
Penetangore Hub: 529 Gary Street, Kincardine 519-396-2116
Lakeshore Hub: 1243 MacKenzie Road, Port Elgin 519-389-5580
Peninsula Hub: 268 Berford Street, Wiarton 519-534-1286
We are currently out of funds but will keep applications on file.
The Home Repair program is designed to improve the living conditions and provide financial assistance to homes needing safety, energy-efficiency and/or accessibility upgrades. This program is available to residents with an annual income of $75,000 or less who own a home in Bruce County with a market value of $340,000 or less.
The Home Repair Program provides up to $15,000 in the form of a 10 year forgivable loan. Households needing accessibility upgrades may receive a grant of up to $5,000.
For further information and to verify funding availability please contact the housing office at 1-877-396-3450.