Emergency Assistance Program
Depending on available funding, CHA provides emergency assistance funds to individuals at risk of homelessness via eviction and/or hydro cut-off. The purpose of the fund is to:
The Emergency Housing Assistance Program is to be used for housing emergencies where an individual or family is facing eviction or loss of power/heat and where other sources of funding have been exhausted.
Indigenous individuals living on-Nation are eligible to apply for assistance when faced with utilities disconnection notices.
For more information call our office at 250-597-1938.
T.R.A.C. Tenants Resource and Avocacy Centre – http://tenants.bc.ca/
Government of BC, Residential Tenancies – https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/housing-tenancy/residential-tenancies
B.C. Housing Tenant Resources – https://www.bchousing.org/housing-assistance/tenant-programs-resources
Landlord BC, Landlord Education – https://landlordbc.ca/
Ready to Rent BC – https://rentsmarteducation.org/
Government of BC, Residential Tenancies: