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Homelessness in Northern Ontario

"A Place for Everyone"
Ten Year Housing and Homelessness Plan

The Kenora District is for the most part a rugged wilderness with small pockets of population, ranging from just short of 16,000 in the City of Kenora to individual rural, remote dwellings in the unincorporated areas.

Each community is unique in its economic capacity and municipal challenges; some communities with thriving economies and growing populations while others have lost their main employer and are experiencing diminished tax base and out migration. 

The thriving communities have high housing costs, low vacancy rates and long wait lists for social housing. Three communities have no social housing units, senior or family.

For more information and the Detailed Ten Year Plan Click Here

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    Services Overview

    KDSB and Rent Supplement units are rent-geared-to-income only. Non-Profit Providers offer both market rent and rent-geared-to-income. For more information about Non-Profit Housing please contact your local office.

    Contact Us

    Our hours of operation are Mon.-Fri. 8am to 4:30 pm for all general inquiries please fell free to contact us.

    Address: 211 Princess Street, Dryden Ontario, P8N 3L5
    Telephone: (807) 223-2100
    FAX: (807) 223-3397
    Others: (807) 468-KDSB (5372)
    E-mail: kdsb@kdsb.on.ca