Transitional Housing

Admission Criteria

Must be present in the facility for an intake assessment for the official acceptance to the program.

We accept program participants who are a minimum of eighteen (18) years of age.

Those with physical and/or mental health deficits must be able to live independently at low risk with minimal internal or external assistance.

We require proof of identification (Photo, government issued).

Program participants must be willing to accept and follow program policies and sign the Transitional Housing Program Agreement which includes a willingness to:

  • ​Not use alcohol or illegal/illicit substances within the Centre or be intoxicated in or on the premises.

  • Be able to safely manage two flights of stairs.

  • Hand in all medications and/or prescriptions to staff for medication storage.

  • Agree that the Salvation Army's designated pharmacy will be utilized to fill all prescriptions while residing at Transitional Housing Program

  • Understand and accept specialized diets cannot be accommodated.

  • Agree to store all belongings in locker (dorm).

Program participants must be financially capable of paying for the accommodation fees and must keep their account current (paid up to date). Clients will receive support accessing Social Services.

Intake Package: Click Here

Short Term/Transitional Housing

Accommodation in Dorm or Private Room setting at subsidized rates. 

  • Dorm $13/day

  • Private Room $15/day

  • All new intakes start in our dorms

Included in Accommodation fee:

  • Weekly fresh linen changes

  • Weekly Room cleaning

  • Access to coin operated washers/dryers

  • TV lounge

  • Quiet Room

  • Library

  • Free computer access

We provide three (3) meals a day 365 days a year in our cafeteria.

  • $5 Brunch

  • Snack 2:30pm

  • $6 Supper

We require proof of identification (Ideally photo, government issued)

Program participants have the option to use Salvation Army's designated pharmacy to fill prescriptions while residing at the Transitional Housing Program.

Program participants can arrange to meet with our Chaplain for spiritual support and guidance, and with staff to provide further assistance as needed. Assistance includes but is not limited to housing search, Social Services, emotional and psychological support where required.

Where do our program participants come from?

We accept referrals from , Social Workers, Public and Mental Health professionals, Public Trustees, Correctional Services, AISH, all faith groups and self-referrals

Holistic Care

Services programs are based on principles of respect for all persons. It is our belief that healing takes place when all aspects of ones situation is addressed through all resources available.

Our Staff...

  • 24 hour Front Line Support Staff

  • Chaplains

  • Transitional Specialists

  • Management Team

The Salvation Army believes in the holistic, compassionate care of our clients and staff. We recognize the inherent dignity of each person and we provide services that help individuals lead healthy, safe, and productive lives.

For more information on this program please email residential.ecoh@gmail.com or

call 780-429-4274