Housing Help Services Certificate

Fall 2021 Housing Help Services Certificate (HHSC)  – Online Version! 

The Housing Help Services Certificate (HHSC) is an online comprehensive professional development certificate that provides skills and competencies to housing professionals in order to serve clients more effectively within the housing and homelessness sector. Our training series aims to help housing professionals achieve better outcomes for homeless and at risk individuals and households by informing and promoting best practices. Staff completing this certificate will benefit from up-to-date training in this specialized, housing-focused, area of service delivery.

The current series runs from November 2nd to November 25th , 2021 and, 

  • Consists of eight half-days, twice per week (Tuesdays and Thursdays), 9:00 am – 12:30 pm 
  • The cost is $450 per participant to register 
  • Training is delivered online via the Zoom video conferencing platform 

Eligibility: You must be employed by an agency or organization within Toronto in order to register  

To register, download the registration form here, fill out all sections, and e-mail the completed form to training@eyetfrp.ca. . Payment must be received in full in advance by the October 28 registration deadline. Payment (by cheque) must be issued by an agency; no personal cheques will be accepted. 

Fall  2021 Training Schedule:

  • Introduction to Housing Help Services (Tuesday, November 2, 2021) 
  • Anti-Oppression & Harm Reduction in Service Delivery (Thursday, November 4, 2021)  
  • Tenant & Landlord Rights & Responsibilities (Tuesday, November 9, 2021)  
  • Housing Standards & Working with Landlords (Thursday, November 11, 2021)    
  • Housing Access & Income Supports (Tuesday, November 16, 2021)  
  • Housing Stability & Eviction Prevention (Thursday, November 18, 2021)
  • Budgeting & Resource Management (Tuesday, November 23, 2021)  
  • Understanding Mental Health in Housing (Thursday, November 25, 2021)  

Registered participants will gain access to the webinars via a “Join” link (Zoom is compatible with PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android devices). For more information about the HHSC, contact  contact EYET Sector Support staff at training@eyetfrp.ca.