Housing

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Housing

5 Elements of Inclusive Housing

An overview of inclusive housing for persons with developmental disabilities

 

Assisted Living Directory

This list provides the locations of assisted living residences that were built through and receive funding from the Independent Living BC program

BC Family Residence Program

Provides accommodation assistance to enable families to stay together when their child requires medical care at BC Children's Hospital or Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children

BC Housing

BC Housing develops, manages, and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options across the province

BC Non-Profit Housing Association

The BC Non-Profit Housing Association is the provincial umbrella organization for the non-profit housing sector comprised of over 600 members, including non-profit housing societies, businesses, individuals, partners, and stakeholders. Together non-profit housing societies manage more than 60,000 units of long-term, affordable housing in over 2500+ buildings across the province. 

Bill's Place

Provides housing and personalized support to individuals whose lives have been impacted by acquired brain injury. Care is offered within a cluster of seven homes, as well as within their eight suite apartment building in Nanaimo, BC. They also offer individually-based outpatient support to individuals living on their own in community.

Cheshire Homes Society

Supports individuals with acquired brain injury and other disabilities through community housing, supported living, and community integration programs

Choice in Supports for Independent Living

A self-directed option for home support clients. CSIL clients receive funds directly from their local health authority to purchase home support services. Clients become employers who manage their home support, from hiring and supervising staff to overseeing how CSIL funds are spent.

Community Living BC Residential Support

People eligible under CLBC can be connected to housing resources and receive residential support in the form of supported living, shared living, or staffed residential living

Co-operative Housing Search

A housing co-op is an organization incorporated under the Cooperative Association Act that provides housing to its members. Members purchase a share to join and elect directors to govern the co-op.

Find a co-op near you

 

Delta Housing Be Mine Society

A non-profit society, formed to bring families and organizations together to create affordable and inclusive housing for a multi-age range of adults with varying abilities

Home Owner Grant for People with Disabilities

If you have a disability or you live with a relative who has a disability, your property is assessed at $1,525,000 or less, and you meet certain requirements, you may be eligible for an additional grant which reduces the amount of property taxes you pay each year on your principal residence

Home and Community Care Options

Descriptions of and links to detailed information about the types of publicly subsidized home and community care services offered through BC’s health authorities

Home Renovation Tax Credit for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities

A refundable personal in-come tax credit to assist with the cost of permanent home modifications that improve accessibility or help a senior be more functional or mobile at home

HOME Society

Welcoming persons who need a supportive home in the community by providing a range of services and forming a supportive network. Over 80 homes in the Fraser Valley.

Honour House

A home away from home for members of our Canadian Armed Forces, Veterans, Emergency Services Personnel and their families to stay, completely free of charge, while they are receiving medical care and treatment in the Metro Vancouver area.

Indigenous Housing Providers

Off-reserve Indigenous Housing Providers housing is available to households and individuals with Indigenous Housing Providers ancestry, including status and non-status Indians, Métis and Inuit

 

Jeneece Place

Jeneece Place is a home away from home where children and their families can stay for substantially reduced cost while receiving medical care in Victoria.

Key To Home

Read the research on inclusive housing needs in BC and find resources for presenting to local governments to help open the door to inclusive housing in your community.

 

My Home My Community

Building housing opportunities and inclusive communities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

MSA Society for Community Living

The MSA Society for Community Living is committed to supporting adults with developmental disabilities to fully access and participate in their community. Offering home sharing, residential and day services, and family support.

Property Tax Deferment Program

A low interest loan program that allows persons with disabilities to defer paying property taxes on their principal residence

 

Residence for Independent Living Society

Provides a home-like care environment for young adults to live away from their parents and have the support they needed to lead fulfilling and independent lives

Route 65

A free online tool that helps connect seniors and their family members with the services offered by BC’s leading operators of independent living, assisted living, long-term care, and home health care

 

Semiahmoo House Society 

Offers a wide range of housing and family support options for persons with intellectual disabilities, with​ each approach customized to the individual

Shekinah Homes Society

Helps people with developmental disabilities flourish by creating loving homes and opportunities to grow within a secure and caring community

Subsidized Housing Search

Find subsidized housing near you

 

Sunshine Coast Home Share

Home share services for adults with developmental disabilities in the Sunshine Coast

The Right Fit Project

Addresses the crisis in wheelchair accessible housing by matching affordable, accessible homes, and independent living support services with people who need them in the Lower Mainland

Whole Way House

Provides community building programs and tenant support services for 133 vulnerable seniors and veterans living in the Downtown Eastside at the Veterans Manor

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