Supportive Housing - Addictions

The Supportive Housing Program assists clients to secure safe, affordable housing.  Clients are supported by a Counsellor and rent supplements are available to help bridge the difference between the client’s ability to pay and the market rent to a maximum amount.

The Supportive Housing Counsellor builds on clients’ strengths and addresses individual needs in order to develop a collaborative client service plan to facilitate/sustain successful independent living

The outcomes of the program are:

  • Improve instrumental lifeskills (i.e. grocery shopping, meal preparation, budgeting, etc.)
  • Increase access to community based services (i.e. addictions, mental health, primary care, etc.)
  • Reduce admissions to the Emergency Department/inpatient hospital care.
  • Increase social supports and community involvement.
  • Improve ability to maintain recovery from problematic substance use and/or concurrent disorders.
  • Reduce admissions to residential withdrawal management services.
  • Support academic and employment opportunities.

Eligibility Criteria

Age: 18+
Other: Individuals with problematic substance use and/or concurrent disorders who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or are inadequately housed.


Allison Adrian

Phone: (519) 759-7220 x2222
Fax: (519) 756-4329

Danielle Woodman

Supportive Housing Supervisor
Phone: 226-387-4335

Isabel Caamano

Phone: (519) 753-4527

Kayla Ripley

Supportive Housing Counsellor
Phone: (519) 752-0885

Leana Rego

Supportive Housing Counsellor
Phone: (519) 752-0885