This program helps low income, at-risk senior’s find supportive housing in a retirement home. We contract with participating retirement homes to provide subsidy to those that qualify. Funding is being provided by the County of Lambton.
To apply for this program, individuals must meet the following conditions:
Be a Lambton Senior.
Meet the financial threshold, including having limited assets (max. $5000.00).
Require the supports offered by Retirement Home level of Care and not require Long Term Care.
Complete an application for eligibility with the Subsidized Retirement Home Program Coordinator from Lambton Elderly Outreach and supply the required documentation.
Agree to placement.
Complete an application for suitability with one of the partner Retirement Homes.
An over-the-phone intake assessment will be completed as part of the client onboarding process. We look at financial and medical need for all applications.