The City of London, Housing Division
administers Social Housing Programs such as:
Private Non-Profit Programs both
Federal (PNP) (FNP)
Rent Supplement Program
Investment in Affordable Housing
These communities are owned and operated
on a not-for-profit basis by community based boards.
Within the Middlesex County region,
there are 64 private non-profit and cooperative Housing Corporations,
governed by Boards of Directors who are responsible for the overall
management of the buildings.
What is Private Non-Profit?
Private Non-Profits (PNP) (FNP) are
owned by sponsor organizations such as churches and
service clubs. They are either self-managed or
managed through a property management company. Most
of the Non-Profit and Co-op units are designated for
RGI Housing while the rest are market rent (not
subsidized). Market rent applicants apply
directly to the non-profit.
What is Co-operative Housing?
Co-operative Non-Profits (PCO) are similar
to other non-profit housing corporations; however, each resident
becomes a member and has a say in how the co-operative is operated.
Each member is expected to help in the day-to-day operations
and the Board of Directors is established from members of the
What is Rent Supplement?
London & Middlesex Housing Corporation
(LMHC) is a housing provider comprised of 100%
rent-geared-to-income and is the largest social housing
provider. LMHC is an independent corporation with
the City of London as sole shareholder.
How can I apply for these type of of Social Housing
To apply for these social housing
programs you can call, email or drop by the
Housing Access Centre
379 Dundas Street, Suite 116
London, ON N6B 1V5
The Housing Access Centre is responsible
for establishing and maintaining a Common Waiting List System and
serves as a centralized source of information, application intake
and initial eligibility screening. This Co-ordinated access
has been undertaken by the Housing Division since December
For more information on Social Housing
for the City of London, please refer to the link on
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