A Tailored Community-Based Program
PSH is for individuals with a high history of homelessness and/or unsuccessful previous placements.
The program is funded by Medicine Hat Community Housing Society; there are no costs for participants.
All homeless-prevention programs in Medicine Hat operate from a housing first philosophy.
What to Expect
Intensive case management supports include recovery services, skill building for independent living, coordinating health and social supports, tenancy management, and cultural and community supports.
Permanent Supportive Housing is a housing model with 24/7 on-site support for individuals with complex needs who have experienced homelessness and have a history of housing instability.
Using a trauma informed, recovery-oriented, and person-centered approach, the PSH program supports individuals to maintain their housing.
Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH)
Helping individuals maintain their housing.
How to Access
Medicine Hat Community Housing determines program eligibility. Eligibility is based on numerous factors including an initial assessment, history with housing and homelessness, safety risks, complex health needs (physical and mental), architectural barriers, legal orders, and more.
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