Housing Stability Benefit
The Housing Stability Benefit helps ODSP & OW recipients and
People with Low Income maintain their housing.
ODSP & OW recipients can receive help with last month's rent, rent
arrears, utility arrears and bed bug preparation and prevention.
People with low income can receive help with utility & rent arrears.
Housing Stability Benefit criteria
• Approved applicants are eligible for a maximum amount of money in
a 24-month period.
• The HSB will not be given to anyone who is setting up a residence
outside of Hamilton.
• HSB is not a mandatory benefit.
OW recipients apply through their case manager.
ODSP recipients and People on Low Income can apply at the
Hamilton Housing Help Centre: