Program  Detail
Affordable Rent
Rents in these units are not Rent-Geared-To-Income. Instead, the rents are at approximately 80% of the average market rent as posted by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).
Ontario Renovates
Ontario Renovates helps low to moderate income families to repair homes while improving energy-efficiency or accessibility.
CK Renovates 
The CK Renovates Program is facilitated through Employment & Social Services for loans up to $12,500 (not registered on title) and the Housing Services Department for loans over $12,500,00 (registered on title).
Homelessness Prevention

CK Homeless Response Line - 519.354.6628

Home Ownership Program
Home Ownership Program 2020 provides individuals and families with a loan for the down payment on a home.
Rent-Geared-To-Income (RGI)
It gives individuals and families with low to moderate income, the chance to rent a housing unit at a lower cost. You may pay about 30% of your gross monthly income on rent.

CK Portable Housing Benefit (CKPHB)

On February 2, 2018 Chatham-Kent Housing Services was pleased to introduce a new option in affordable housing - Chatham-Kent Portable Housing Program (CKPHB). Initial CKPHB offers have been made for 2018 however, applicants are encouraged to apply for future funding. You may be eligible for this program if you are an active household on the Chatham-Kent Rent-Geared-to-Income (RGI) waitlist. Applications for CKPHB will still be accepted and applicants will be placed on a CKPHB chronological waitlist.

Rent Supplement
A RGI subsidy paid directly to landlords in private non-profit, co-operative, and privately owned buildings to bridge the gap between your monthly market rent and your RGI portion.