COVID-19 North Durham Services and Supports

North Durham Services

May 28th, 2020

CHPI Program
Prevention Initiative)
Community Living
Durham North

The CHPI program at Community Living Durham North is open for business. Our
building is closed but we are meeting with clients digitally and are still offering all
our services. New clients are welcome.

CHPI offers housing support services to anyone experiencing or at risk of
homelessness across Durham North including;
•Assisting to find and maintain housing
•Advocating with landlords for tenants
•Support at the landlord tenant tribunal
•Applying for and obtaining supports through community resources
•Connecting people to community resources.

We offer a wraparound service that works with all elements that affect housing. We work from a holistic, non-judgmental place and meet clients where they are at. Our goal is to assist individuals to be as successful as possible in maintaining
and sustaining housing that is healthy and safe.

Our contact information is 905-852-5919 and we are open from 8 to 5

Our harm reduction services have been placed on hold temporarily. We will let you
know when it is up and running again.
Brock Community Health Centre
Please email
Call 705-432-3388 (Cannington)
705-426-4636 (Beaverton)
Primary care services (including social work and dietitian services) are continuing in modified format in Cannington and Beaverton.

Some appointments are being
done by telephone or video, some are deferred in consultation with clients, and
urgent matters are seen in person, by appointment only.
Call 705-432-3388
(Cannington) and 705-426-4636 (Beaverton).

Community support services are available for food access, systems navigation and wellness checks. Virtual programs can be found at

Call 705-432-3322. OR email
North House
Contact us at:
(289) 640-1929 or
Brock: (705) 432-8654
Outreach is ext. 102 and 103
Tax line is 104
⁕NOTE: on Monday May 18th will be closed

North House remains closed to walk-ins but outreach staff are available to help by phone, email, video or text message.

We have resumed income tax
services through drop-off or mail in only.

Contact us at:
(289) 640-1929 or
Brock: (705) 432-8654
Outreach is ext. 102 and 103
Tax line is 104

North House assists the most vulnerable in the townships of Brock, Scugog and Uxbridge through the following services:
•Assistance with housing search
•Provide access to stability funds for rent and utility arrears, last month’s rent and moving costs
•Assistance with rental applications for market and rent-geared-toincome housing
•Landlord and Tenant Board support
•Referrals to government and community resources
•Eviction prevention through mediation with landlords
• Navigation of the Residential Tenancy Act with tenants and landlords
•Income tax preparation
•I.D. replacement
•Advocacy and referral for the Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program
•Referral to an emergency shelter
•Assistance with the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) and the Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) applications

Food Banks in North Durham

April 16th, 2020

Brock Community Food Bank – Sunderland & Beaverton

Please Call:
705-426-1771 or
Open Friday’s
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Porch Deliveries as always!
Nourish and Develop Foundation
Poverty reduction foundation with enhanced food security and education for self-reliance.

Nourish Community Hub
16 York St., Cannington, ON L0E 1E0
705-432-2444 | 1-855-445-8633
Poverty reduction foundation with enhanced food security and education for self reliance.

As of March 30th we officially closed our building to the public and have “curbside
pick-up” only for food orders. Please call ahead to place your order.

We will coordinate the pick-up day and time with you by phone
Uxbridge Loaves & Fishes Food Bank
St. Andrew’s-Chalmers Presbyterian Church
40B Toronto Street South, Uxbridge
Open Wednesday’s
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Serving Clients Outside
Helping Hands Uxbridge

Call 1 833 Help 852
(1 833 435 7852)
Helping hands Uxbridge volunteers will do shopping for seniors.
Call 1 833 Help 852 which is 1 833 435 7852.
Operation Scugog
Victory Christian Centre
593 Alma Street, Port Perry
Open Wednesdays
12 noon – 4 p.m.

They are serving people outside. People can call the food bank at 905 985-3087 with any questions or concerns.
Clarington East Food Bank
279 King Street East, Newcastle
Open:  Tuesday’s & Thursday’s 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Please Note:  Modified Distribution During Covid-19
Go to back door.  See the poster for current procedure.  Strict attention will be paid to social distancing of 2 meters.