The federal government has reached an agreement
with the Ontario government to announce that
it will directly provide low-income families
with a subsidy of 2,500 a year to subsidize their rent.
According to the agreement, the subsidy will be provided
to all residents who are on the waiting community housing list,
or residents who are eligible to apply for community housing.
The federal government announced
全国房屋策略性计划（National Housing Strategy）
the National Housing Strategy as early as 2017,
and the $ 4 billion Canada Housing Benefit
（Canada Housing Benefit）项目则是其中的一部分
project is part of it.
But the federal government must reach agreements
with individual provinces before the projects can be introduced.
Ontario is the first province in the country to reach an agreement
with the federal government to jointly launch related projects.
The total value of the agreement is 1.4 billion dollars.