Homelessness is a real problem in the Corridor. For a variety of reasons, people are without a home or are living in unsafe, tenuous, temporary housing situations.
Women’s Housing & Homeless Prevention Program
Homeless Prevention Program (HPP)
The Homeless Prevention Program (HPP) provides rent supplements and support services to women who are fleeing violence, homeless, and at risk of homelessness.
Affordable Housing Program
Howe Sound Women’s Centre Society offers a number of 1 and 2 bedroom affordable housing units for rent in Squamish and Pemberton. Tenancy is by application as units become available.
Rental Assistance Program (RAP)
The Rental Assistance Program provides eligible low-income working families with cash assistance to help with their monthly rent payments.
Energy Billing Support
Energy Providers are providing Billing support for customers affected by COVID-19. Contact your provider for further details.
Fortis BC Billing support for customers affected by COVID-19
Shelter Aid For Elderly Renters (SAFER)
The Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters (SAFER) program helps make rents affordable for BC seniors with low to moderate incomes. SAFER provides monthly cash payments to subsidize rents for eligible BC residents who are age 60 or over and who pay rent for their homes.