Official City of Brantford eServices Portal

Community Support Services

Apply for Housing Programs Online
Access to Housing (BATH) is a quick and easy way for people seeking affordable housing in City of Brantford and the County of Brant to apply online to a large number of housing providers at the same time.
Best Start
Best Start is about our children and our future.The key goals are to care for the children in our community in their early years so that they are ready to learn when they enter school and thus able to be successful. Learn more about this new and innovative program.
Child Care Subsidy
A program that helps families pay for child care costs at licensed programs in the community, so that families can work, attend school or place a child with special or social needs. Families who are eligible will receive either full or partial subsidy.
Emergency Shelter
Helping those in need find emergency accommodations.If you have nowhere to stay and are in need of immediate need for shelter visit this page for more information.
Housing Program Information
The Housing Department administers several programs, some of which are funded by all three levels of government. Some of the programs include Affordable Housing Program, Homelessness and Child Poverty Programs, Homeowners Assistance Programs, and A Rent Supplement Program.
Housing FAQ's
Answers to most frequently asked questions regarding housing service including:
What do I do in case of a fire?
What happens if I don’t have an income?
Monthly Food calendar
View the Monthly Food Calendar and a listing of Community Supports. Volunteers are always required to help out with one of the meals and if your organizations is interested in offering a meal program preview this page for more information.
Ontario Works Income Support & Employment Services
Ontario Works provides financial and employment assistance to individuals and families who are in need. Apply now for Employment Assistance or Ontario Works program.
Quality Care Tips
Information provided on the steps to finding care for your children, types of child care, and sample questions for reference checks, phone interviews and more.