Community and Human Services

Community and Human Services offices are closed. Clients are encouraged to call their Caseworker, Child Care Worker or Property Supervisor directly at 613-966-1311 or contact the office through our Intake Access Centre 613-771-9630 or 1-866-414-0300. 

To apply for Ontario Works, Emergency Assistance, Subsidized Housing or Subsidized Child Care, contact the Intake Access Centre at: 613-771-9630 or 1-866-414-0300, or apply online at

For inquiries about Community and Human Services programs and services, contact

For more details on how we can serve you during these adjusted operations and times please click this link Covid-19 Guide to Serving You Better

Hastings County provides a broad range of human services to its 14 member municipalities and the separated cities of Belleville and Quinte West. These services include:

For emergency homeless services after hours, please contact 1-877-528-9514 between the hours of 4:30pm and 8:30am including weekends and holidays.

More Information:

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Ontario Electricity Support Program starting January 1, 2016

If you are a Hydro One customer, this is your link to applying for the new Ontario Electricity Support Program starting January 1, 2016.  The Hydro One LEAP program is ending January 2016.  


HelpSeeker matches people with the resources and support they need

HelpSeeker is a free, location-based help services program that allows you to filter categories and find the closest, most relevant service for your needs with complete privacy.

The service connects you to thousands of community, health and social services, programs and resources for: mental health, counselling, parenting, addictions, domestic violence, housing, shelters, recreation, and more. If you are looking for information specific to COVID-19, be sure to check the COVID-19/Coronavirus category box.

To download the app, visit your device’s app store. To visit HelpSeeker online, go to

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