Temporary Rent Assistance Benefit

Lethbridge and Regional Community Housing Corporation


Description
Provides a modest rent subsidy program for working households with low income or those between jobs.

Service provides:

  • a modest subsidy for working households with low income or those between jobs that is paid directly to tenants; support is intended to help eligible tenants afford their rent while they stabilize or improve their situation for a maximum of 2 years
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals below income thresholds
  • who are employed or have been employed in the last 24 months
  • and who are not receiving social assistance, including Income Support, Learner Income Support, Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH), Alberta Seniors Benefit, Guaranteed Income Supplement, or Old Age Security
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • application required
  • contact for more information

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting period. Contact for details. 


Telephone
403-329-0556
Fax
403-327-3906
Web Site
http://www.lethbridgehousing.ca
Email
info@lethbridgehousing.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No,

This program has no cost to access, though there may be a cost to some of the referral sources.




Fee Reduction: No,

Subsidy amount decreases in year 2.




Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 23, 2023
Address
314 3 Street S
Lethbridge, AB, T1J 1Y9
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM

Closed 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Closed statutory holidays.