City Issues Housing and Social Services Report for 2022

June 26, 2023

The City of Kingston’s Housing and Social Services team invites community members to learn more about the remarkable work achieved last year by reading the 2022 Housing & Social Services Annual Report on the City of Kingston website. 

“This report emphasizes and honours the profound influence our dedicated staff, community partners and service providers put forward every day to ensure that people have access to the support and services they need," says Ruth Noordegraaf, Director of Housing and Social Services. "With the help of our incredible community partners, the City has greatly expanded affordable housing options, streamlined services and improved our processes. I am very proud of the work that's happened over the past year and invite you to read this report that highlights the results of our efforts.” 

The report is now available for review online and offers updates on:  

  • Child Care & Early Years Services  
  • Social Assistance  
  • Social Housing  
  • Homelessness Services  
  • Affordable Housing Programs  
  • Community Connections  

The Housing & Social Services department’s goal is to work collaboratively to provide essential and meaningful services that help individuals and families secure their financial, housing, and childcare needs. 

Supporting Housing Affordability and Fostering a Caring and Inclusive Community are two of Council’s Strategic Priorities for 2023-2026.