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8.6 Comfort Letter


Community Housing Effective Date:
Topic: Forms Replaces:
Subject: Comfort Letter Policy No. 8.6. 



Property Manager
Manitoulin-Sudbury DSB
Social Housing
210 Mead Blvd.
Espanola, Ontario  P5E 1R9

RE:  [client name] [DOB] ID#

To assist in securing subsidized housing, the Manitoulin-Sudbury DSB Ontario Works Department will agree to pay the balance of outstanding housing arrears which at this point total $              . This payment will be issued:

  1. Upon receipt from Manitoulin-Sudbury DSB Housing Department confirming that

[Name of client] has been offered a subsidized housing unit and the said unit will be made available to him/her once the arrears balance is paid; and,

  1. Provided that [Name of client] is in receipt of regular ‘Ontario Disability Support Program’ or ‘Ontario Works’ financial assistance; and
  2. Provided that [Name of client] is eligible for and has availability of funds under ODSP Community Start-Up Benefit, Ontario Works discretionary benefits or Healthy Communities Fund.

Should you have any questions or require additional information please contact me directly at 705-862-7850 ext #.

Thank you in advance for your assistance.



Ontario Works Supervisor
Manitoulin-Sudbury DSB