See below for a list of resources and services which are available for tenants.

Emergency Shelter Hotline
Phone (in the GTA): 1-888-332-3234
A central referral service for people who are homeless or at risk.

Landlord and Tenant Board
Phone: 1-888-332-3234
The Landlord and Tenant Board’s role is to provide information about the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) and to resolve disputes between most residential landlords and tenants.

Ontario Tenants Rights
This is a web guide to Ontario’s Landlord and Tenant Act, the Residential Tenancies Act, tenants’ rights, social justice, and rental housing issues.

Tenants Resources – City of Toronto
This unit supports tenants and landlords in partnership with community agencies and other City divisions.

Bed Bug Registry
This site helps you check whether other people have encountered bedbugs in an apartment building so you can avoid them when you rent.

Furniture Bank
Furniture Bank transfers gently used furniture and household goods donated to them by individuals or corporations to people in difficult financial situations.

Flemingdon Park Housing Help Centre
Phone: 416-424-2008
Address: 10 Gateway Blvd, Ste 104
This centre keeps a housing registry to help individuals secure affordable accomodation in the housing market.

Parkdale Tenants Association
The Parkdale Tenants Association has been working to improve tenants’ lives since 1971, fighting for many of the same things as the TPTA.

ACORN Canada – Housing Activism
This is an independent national organization of low and moderate income families, organizing to win a Canada where low and moderate income families have their voices heard and their power felt.

Centre for Equity Rights in Accomodation
The Centre for Equity Rights in Accommodation (CERA) is dedicated to promoting human rights in housing and ending housing discrimination.

Legal Aid
Flemington Community Legal Service
Phone: 416-441-1764

Jeff Carolin
Phone: 416-410-6996

Anna Zachariah

Dan McIntyre

Dale Whitmore

Downtown Legal Services



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