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Housing

Supportive Housing and Homelessness Program

AMHS-HPE provides assistance to accessible, affordable housing, makes appropriate housing more affordable with rental subsidies, and provides necessary supports to maintain accommodation.

*Internal Referrals Only

Housing Resource and Coordination

AMHS-HPE offers a variety of supports and services to clients related to housing.  The Housing Coordinator maintains regular contact with existing and potential landlords.   The Housing Coordinator provides:

  • Assistance to find and secure housing in community of choice throughout HPE
  • Assistance to arrange move and organize utilities
  • Liaise with landlords, income sources
  • Provide information regarding Residential Tenancy Act
  • Provide resources and support to self-resolve

*Referrals are received from various sources – primarily Quinte Healthcare, Sills 5, Central Intake/Crisis and internally.

Short-Term Residential Crisis Services (SRCS) Program

In collaboration with the Crisis Intervention Centre (CIC), AMHS-HPE provides short-term, residential crisis services in the community as an alternative to custody.  Individuals served have come into contact with the law and:

  • Are at risk of being charged by the police, or;
  • have been charged by the police, or;
  • have been sentenced and whose offence is considered low risk, and;
  • whose mental illness can be appropriately managed through community services

AMHS-HPE can immediately respond to these situations by providing short-term residential accommodations, supportive counselling, assistance to attend appointments, system coordination and navigation, and outplacement services as required.

*Short Term Residential Crisis Services are accessed via the Crisis Intervention Centre only

Congregate Settings

AMHS-HPE owns and operates two fully furnished five-bed minimum-support congregate settings (group homes).  Each resident has their own room and share the kitchen, bathrooms and other common areas of the house. The supports and services provided include: activities of daily living, supportive counselling, assistance to attend appointments, assistance to tend to health related matters, crisis planning, problem solving, the development of interpersonal relationships, social and recreational activities.  Residents are expected to participate in all aspects of home management including daily upkeep, cooking and shopping.

The group homes are:

  • Funded by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and the Southeast Local Health Integration Network
  • Staffed ~3.5 hours per day 5 days per week
  • Rent Geared to Income

Contact

Belleville

15 Victoria Ave
Belleville, ON
K8N 1Z5
Phone
613-967-4734
Fax
613-968-4312

Bancroft

33 Flint Ave
Bancroft, ON
K0L 1C0
Phone
613-332-3826
Fax
613-332-0005

Trenton

27 King St
Trenton, ON
K8V 3V7
Phone
613-394-1655
Fax
613-394-2151

Madoc

7-52 St Lawrence St E
Madoc, ON
K0K 2K0
Phone
613-473-9914
Fax
613-473-1005

Picton

35 Bridge St
Prince Edward, ON
K0K 2T0
Phone
613-476-2990
Fax
613-476-6403

For information about the men's treatment residence, call 613-962-7838 or fax 613-962-8388.

For information about court diversion, call 613-968-1111 or fax 613-968-9555.

If you are in crisis, call 613-969-7400, Ext. 2753