Housing Services administers rent-geared-to-income assistance to eligible households in the Kenora District. There are 1130 units in the district of which 528 are owned by the KDSB, 560 are owned by Non-Profit Providers and 42 rent supplement units. KDSB and Rent Supplement units are rent-geared-to-income only. Non-Profit Providers offer both market rent and rent-geared-to-income.
The Key legislation in the Housing Services Act (HSA) was enacted January 1 2011
Housing rental assistance is provided to eligible single non-elderly, family and seniors in a number of cities, towns, municipalities, villages and unincorporated areas within the Kenora District.