Housing Support

Type of Service

Support Within Housing - Mental Health

Program Description

The branch provides a variety of housing opportunities and support services to assist individuals with a history of serious and persistent mental illness to secure and maintain permanent, safe, affordable, and high standard housing. Housing support services are designed to assist individuals to live with stability, autonomy, and dignity in the community. The Housing Support Worker will assist clients to maintain stability in the community through short-term intensive services designed to address their housing needs as well as their activities of daily living needs. Clients will have access to adequate, safe, and affordable accommodations according to their needs and choices. The Housing Support Worker will facilitate the discharge planning process to help individuals with a mental illness who are currently homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or who are being released from a psychiatric facility and require housing.

Access Information

Applicants may refer themselves to the program or be referred by family, friends, mental health or social organizations, by hospitals or other sources. A waiting list is maintained once the program is full.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-567-9596
Fax 705-567-5211

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Timmins)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English French


Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630