|Record #: NIA1723||Last Modified: 13 Jan 2021||Last Full Update: 30 Sep 2019|
|Primary Contact||Jessica Grabatin, Program Coordinator; Phone: 289-362-4784 ext 27|
|Alternate Contact||Sherry Madden, Provincial Manager of Operations and Partnership Development; Phone: 289-362-4784 ext 26; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Located In Community||Niagara Region|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 575
14 North St
St Catharines, ON L2R 6W8
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||An interactive education and support program designed to increase housing stability through successful tenancies for both tenants and landlords across the province. RentSmart helps people find and keep good housing through a combined model that provides: a) comprehensive housing and life skills education with b) a graduate certificate that is recognized as a reference on housing applications, and c) coaching support to address housing issues as they arise.
RentSmart is a train the trainer model that builds a community educator network across the province to deliver the curriculum to the client they serve.
RentSmart Ontario is the partnered agent of Rent Smart Education and Support Society in Ontario. RentSmart Ontario is a consortium lead program managed by Community Care St Catharines and Thorold.
CLICK HERE for a listing of agencies across the province with RentSmart programming.
|Hours||Contact for information.|
|Eligibility||Community partners, community educators, tenants and landlords|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Physical Access||Not Applicable|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Provincial - Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Federal - Government of Canada Homelessness Partnering Strategy|
|Service Categories||Tenant Readiness Education Programs|