Low Income People Involvement of Nipissing offers supports not offered by other programs to individuals & households who are homeless or at risk of being homeless.

Community Homelessness Prevention Initiative (CHPI)

DNSSAB CHPI Client Benefits Program provides assistance to households experiencing homelessness and at-risk of homelessness by providing direct benefit support and Homelessness Prevention Navigator services. If you are without a home, struggling to pay your heating costs, mortgage or rent Community Homelessness Prevention Initiative may be able to help.

Through this program, you may qualify for assistance with costs such as: first / last month’s rent, utility arrears to prevent disconnection, utility deposits and moving expenses.

ONTARIO WORKS & ODSP RECIPIENTS

If you are on Ontario Works or ODSP please contact your case manager who will assist you with your application.

Call 705.474.1923 to complete a telephone application.

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We will complete an in-depth needs analysis that identifies the current housing and financial status of the household and the short-term and long-term interventions and resources required to stabilize the household.

  • General Intake
  • Consent
  • Financial Needs Test
  • Repayment Capacity Assessment
  • Program Participation Agreement
  • Repayment Agreement
  • Program Service Plan (Which identifies the community resources required to achieve/maintain household success in a seamless manner)

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What is required to stabilize your household ?

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Providing supporting documentation is recommended when requesting financial assistance.
Examples: Bank Statements, Utility Bills, Quotes
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