Am I eligible for a Home Suite Hope program?

ReStart Halton Intake Eligibility:

  • AGE: Applicant (parent) must be between the ages of 18 – 50 years old
  • SINGLE PARENT: Applicant must identify as a single parent, meaning they are caring for a child/children (with at least one under the age of 17) without a partner. The applicant must not be cohabiting with anyone, including friends, family, whom they share a romantic relationship or the child/ren’s father.
  • RESIDENT OF HALTON REGION: Applicant must be a Halton Region resident for at least 6 months upon applying. If the applicant is not currently residing in Halton Region due to homelessness, the applicant must provide proof of previous Halton Region residency.
  • CHILDREN: Applicant may have a maximum of three dependents and must have at least one child under the age of 17 years old. The applicant must have full custody/primary care of at least one child under the age of 17 years old
  • HOMELESS/PRECARIOUSLY HOUSED: Applicant must be homeless, at risk of immediate homelessness or precariously housed. Applicant cannot be living in subsidized housing.
  • EMPLOYABLE: A person’s primary goal is to secure employment. Applicant does not have to be currently employed and can be experiencing under-employment or unemployment upon applying
  • FINANCIAL STATUS: Applicant must have a low income but be able to pay some rent based on a means test and have no financial reserves. Applicant must be willing to disclose financial history.
  • MOTIVATION: Applicant is highly motivated to make changes
  • CITIZENSHIP: Applicant must be a Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, Landed Immigrant or Refugee
  • MENTAL HEALTH: Applicant must be willing to disclose history of/diagnoses of mental health. Must be willing to discuss a mental health stability, support and medical plan.
  • ADDICTIONS: Applicant must be willing to disclose history and/or current addictions. Must be willing to discuss stability, support and medical plan.
  • HEALTH/MEDICATION: Applicant must be willing to disclose any health conditions or concerns they may have. Applicant must also be willing to disclose all use of medication and dosage.
  • CRIMINAL/LEGAL PROCEEDINGS: Applicants cannot have any current legal and/or criminal proceedings. Applicant must be willing to disclose criminal record history and/or any pending charges and provide a police records check with a vulnerable sectors clearing.
  • PREGNANCY: Applicant cannot be currently pregnant.

 

Homeward Bound Halton Intake Eligibility:

  • AGE: Applicant (parent) must be between the ages of 18 – 50 years old
  • SINGLE MOTHER: Applicant must identify as a single parent, meaning they are caring for a child/children (with at least one under the age of 17) without a partner. The applicant must not be cohabiting with anyone, including friends, family, whom they share a romantic relationship or the child(ren)’s father.
  • RESIDENT OF HALTON REGION: Applicant must be a Halton Region resident for at least 6 months upon application. If the applicant is not currently residing in Halton Region due to homelessness, the applicant must provide proof of previous Halton Region residency.
  • CHILDREN: Applicant may have a maximum of three dependents and must have at least one child under the age of 17 years old. The applicant must have full custody/primary care of at least one child under the age of 17 years old
  • HOMELESS/PRECARIOUSLY HOUSED: Applicant must be homeless, at risk of immediate homelessness or precariously housed. For applicants interested in Homeward Bound Halton: Academic Training – applicants cannot be living in subsidized housing.
  • EMPLOYABLE: A person’s primary goal is to secure employment by completing post-secondary school training to increase employability. Applicant does not have to be currently employed and can be experiencing under-employment or unemployment upon applying.
  • FINANCIAL STATUS: Applicant must have a low income but be able to pay some rent based on a means test and have no financial reserves. Applicant must be willing to disclose financial history
  • ENGLISH PROFICIENCY: Applicant must be proficient in English (minimum CLB 6)
  • CITIZENSHIP: Applicant must be a Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, Landed Immigrant or Refugee
  • MENTAL HEALTH: Applicant must be willing to disclose history of/diagnoses of mental health. Must be willing to discuss a mental health stability, support and medical plan.
  • ADDICTIONS: Applicant must be willing to disclose history and/or current addictions. Must be willing to discuss stability, support and medical plan.
  • HEALTH/MEDICATION: Applicant must be willing to disclose any health conditions or concerns they may have. Applicant must also be willing to disclose all use of medication and dosage.
  • CRIMINAL/LEGAL PROCEEDINGS: Applicants cannot have any current legal and/or criminal proceedings. Applicant must be willing to disclose criminal record history and/or any pending charges and provide a police records check with a vulnerable sectors clearing.
  • PREGNANCY: Applicant cannot be currently pregnant.