Shelter Aid For Elderly Renters

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. Read testimonials by real SAFER recipients.

BC Housing provides SAFER subsidies to more than 16,000 senior households renting apartments in the private market, including singles, couples and people sharing a unit.

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PROVINCE SUPPORTS 1,398 HOUSING UNITS IN COMOX VALLEY

06-DEC-2007

COURTENAY – Minister responsible for Housing Rich Coleman today announced that Housing Matters BC, the ...

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SAFER makes it possible for senior to stay in his home

“I was frightened that I would lose my apartment when the insurance ran out.”

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