This service supports recipients receiving the Portable Housing Benefit (PHB), a rent subsidy for low-income individuals with a mental health disability.
Our service works with participant to choose and find housing, as well as teaches participants to acquire new housing, plan a move, and maintain tenancy.
Eligibility criteria includes:
- individuals must be enrolled on Employment & Income Assistance as a person with a mental health disability
- individuals must have an unstable housing situation that is interfering with their progress in treatment and positive participation in community
- individuals must remain engaged in the mental health services during the Project
- individuals must not be involved in mental health services through the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority.
Please note: Our Portable Housing Benefit Support Service is currently filled to capacity. We are not accepting applications at this time.