Archive for the ‘Social Housing’ Category

Dr. Albert Rose Bursary

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Dr. Albert Rose Bursary

If you are a student living in rent-geared-to-income (RGI) social housing, you may be eligible to apply for the Dr. Albert Rose bursary, which gives a maximum of $1,500 to students enrolled in at least 60% of a full-time undergraduate course load.

Students carrying less than a 60% of a full-time course load will be eligible for up to $500 from the program.

All applicants must be enrolled in an OSAP-approved program of study that leads to a degree, diploma or certificate.

The eligible academic term, or session, for the bursary is August 1, 2011 to July 31, 2012. Applicants must:

  • Not have received a prior Dr. Albert Rose Bursary award payment
  • Be a member of an eligible rent-geared-to-income social housing household in Ontario
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number (SIN)

Completed applications must be submitted online by Friday, June 17, 2011. Click here for more information.

/A\ Channel Story About LMHC Budget

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

/A\ Channel story

London’s /A\ Channel first aired this story about the LMHC 2011 budget on Wednesday, January 12, 2011.

Click here to view the video clip on the /A\ Channel website.

Celebrating All Things Housing

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Celebrating Susan Eagle

It’s been 10 years since the devolution of social housing from the Ontario Housing Corporation to municipalities. The City of London and the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation recently celebrated the community partners who are successfully delivering social and affordable housing to make our community a better places to live, work and grow.

At the same event Councillor Susan Eagle was also celebrated for her incredible dedication to housing and homelessness in London.

Councillor Eagle has been a longtime member of London & Middlesex Housing Corporation’s Board of Directors, and the organization will miss her wisdom and experience. We wish her well in her new life in Barrie, Ontario.