Offered in partnership with the Niagara Community Legal Clinic and local libraries throughout Niagara, these sessions support the goals of Niagara’s 10-Year Housing and Homelessness Action Plan, A Home for All by increasing access to education about rights and responsibilities for those who rent property in Ontario.
- Learn about housing programs in Niagara and how to access them.
- Know your rights as a tenant. Topics will include: maintenance and repair issues, common grounds for eviction (the process and amount of notice required), when can a landlord enter a tenant’s unit.
Session dates and locations:
- January 31, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., St. Catharines Public Library (Central Branch)
- January 31, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m., West Lincoln Public Library (Smithville Branch)
- February 26, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Port Colborne Public Library
- February 28, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Niagara Falls Public Library
- March 27, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m., Welland Public Library (Main Branch)
This event is hosted by the Niagara Poverty Reduction Network.