Service: Windsor-Essex Housing Connections
|Record #: WIN0454||Last Modified: 24 Mar 2020||Last Full Update: 30 Apr 2019|
|Toll Free Phone||1-888-933-1831 *COVID19 do not use|
|After Hours Phone||Answering Service|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Windsor-Essex Housing Connections (WEHC) is a partnership of agencies who work together to help people find affordable, rental housing and end the cycle of homelessness.
Housing First Program – Family Services Windsor-Essex helps people who have been chronically homeless (ie 6+ months) and have a significant mental health and/or addiction concerns.
Housing Outreach Workers - provide street outreach support (MOST - Mobile Outreach and Support Team) and are available at Windsor Ontario Works (WOW Centre, 400 City Hall Sq E, 1st floor, 12:00-4:30pm Monday to Friday)
All other people needing assistance with affordable, rental housing can contact one of the following agencies:
* Housing Information Services (Greater Windsor area),
* Accessible County Community Support Services (Essex County)
* CAN-AM Indian Friendship Centre.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30pm|
|Areas Served||Essex County ; Windsor|
|Eligibility||Homelessness; Mental health and/or addiction concerns|
|Application||Referrals received from the By-Names Prioritized List.
* People can apply to the By-Names Prioritized List through emergency shelters, community agencies, etc
|Languages||English ; French ; Interpretive Services - available upon request|
|Description (Agency)||We provide strategies and support to address personal problems, resolve conflicts and help people live independently in the community. We help people complete forms, applications & income taxes; deal with hoarding, bullying and financial issues; and find/maintain affordable rental housing. We help individuals, couples and families manage life, marriage and family challenges; deal with arising issues and resolve conflicts; address anxiety, depression, anger, loss, grief, as well as addiction, sexuality, mental health and wellness issues.|
|Primary Executive||Joyce Zuk, FSWE; Phone: (Business) 519-966-5010 ext 1018; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Located In Community||Windsor|
|Address & Map||
1770 Langlois Ave
Windsor, ON N8X 4M5
|Intersection||Langlois Ave and Tecumseh Rd E|
|Bus Routes||Transway 1C ; Parent 14|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Offices, with an Automatic Entrance|