Housing Stability Bank

The Housing Stability Bank offers financial assistance to low income Londoners to obtain and retain their housing and offers financial assistance to those at risk of homelessness to remain housed.


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Services offered under this program

Rental Assistance

The Housing Stability Bank provides interest free loans to assist with Rental Arrears, First Month's Rent (ODSP recipients only) and/or Last Month's Rent.

Emergency Utility Assistance

The Housing Stability Bank provides grants (until grant funds are exhausted annually) or interest-free loans to assist with utility arrears pertaining to gas, electricity or water.

Ontario Electricity Support Program

The Housing Stability Bank assists with completion of Applications to the Ontario Electricity Support Program.

Money Coach Services

We provide one-to-one coaching regarding financial matters such as budgeting, banking, direct deposits, credit and debt management, benefit entitlement, completing applications and more.

Connections and Referrals to Community Services

We will provide relevant connections to community services.

How to access this program?

Applications are completed by appointment only. To obtain an appointment you can:

Call: (519) 964-3663 ext. 300

Email: housing@centreofhope.ca

Walk-in: 281 Wellington St., London, ON


We are open:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Thursday 10: 00 AM to 6:00 PM

Please contact us for Saturday Hours