Hope Centre (The)

Site: Hope Centre (The)

Service: Financial Programs

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-788-0744
E-Mail info@thehopecentre.net
Website www.thehopecentre.net
Primary Contact Brenda Lanigan, Program Adminstrator; Phone: 905-788-0744 ext 224
Alternate Contact Colleen McMillian, Financial commuinity Coach; Phone: 905-788-0744 ext 225
Site Details
Areas Served Pelham ; Port Colborne ; Wainfleet ; Welland
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
570 King St
Welland, ON L3B 3L2
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Intersection King St and Ontario Rd
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Programs Include: 
* Utility Assistance - assistance to prevent disconnection of heat, hydro and water; administer the OESP program 
* Flexible funds to assist elgible clients with barriers to moving forward 
* St Vincent de Paul vouchers - clothing vouchers 
* Trusteeship - assists clients in effective budgeting; ensuring rent and bills are paid directly to the landlord and service provider  
to prevent eviction  
* Brushed aside dental program - provides access to dental care for adults in need of dental treatment for pain/infection or dentures 
* Our sight program - assist clients to obtain prescription glasses 
* Community Coach Program - provide housing information, assistance with goal setting, advoacy and emotional support 
* Kacey Lynn Fund - financial assistance to eligible families with children encountering health and dental expenses beyond their  
income and/or health benefits
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Low income individuals * Utility assistance is provided on a case by case basis to those who meet financial eligibility guidelines * Kacey Lynn Fund - families with children up to and including age 18
Application The following documents must be brought for each individual in the household: 
* Proof of Income (including Child Tax Benefit) 
* 30 day bank statement from day of appointment 
* Rent/mortgage receipt and property taxes 
* Gas/hydro/water/phone bills 
* Notice of disconnect (if seeking utility funds) 
* Identification for all individuals in the household
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Clothing Vouchers ; Housing Search and Information ; Individual Advocacy ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Dental Problems ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Youth ; Personal Finances Administration ; Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance ; Utility Assistance ; Visual/Reading Aids
Resources Brochures, flyers, AGM report, postcards, posters

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