BC Housing works with the Aboriginal Housing Management Association to support housing for Indigenous Peoples through a range of housing options.
Aboriginal Housing Initiatives List
In partnership with the province, the Aboriginal Housing Management Association (AHMA) oversees the management and operations of the Indigenous housing projects and affordable rental housing. Each development has its own guidelines and assists specific groups with housing.
- View a list of Indigenous Housing Developments
For more information on our housing programs, please see Housing Assistance
Aboriginal Homeless Outreach Program
The Aboriginal Homeless Outreach Program is for the disproportionate number of status, non-status, Métis and Inuit people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Homeless Prevention Program
The Homeless Prevention Program targets individuals at transition points that put them at great risk of homelessness. The program provides rent supplements and support services to assist with access to housing and community-based services.
- Connect with a Homeless Prevention Program Outreach Worker
- Learn more about the Homeless Prevention Program
Homelessness Services Programs
Emergency Shelters, Drop-In Centres. How to locate an Outreach Worker in BC or Shelter near you: https://www.bchousing.org/housing-assistance/homelessness-services
Housing with Support
Housing and programs for low-income people or those who need assistance to live independently. Including seniors, people with disabilities or people with mental or physical health challenges.
Rental Assistance Programs
Funds to help low-income working families, seniors and those in need of a housing adaptation to live safely and independently.
Subsidized housing options in BC and how to apply: https://www.bchousing.org/housing-assistance/rental-housing
Women and Youth Fleeing Violence
Help for women and youth fleeing violence in BC: https://www.bchousing.org/housing-assistance/women-fleeing-violence