Information on Permanent Supportive Housing (formerly Shelter Plus Care)

 Program Description

 Permanent Supportive Housing is a grant funded program made available through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Clients of an RHA Permanent Supportive Housing program are able to seek housing anywhere in Monroe County. This flexibility allows clients the opportunity to choose housing in areas where they feel safe and comfortable. RHA provides a rental subsidy to landlords on behalf of the client. Participants will pay 30% of their annual income towards rent and utilities.

 Who is eligible for the program?

 Potential clients must be homeless and disabled at the time of application. Sponsor Agencies can identify potential clients and refer them to a centralized waiting list. Sponsor Agencies will perform a primary assessment of an applicant’s eligibility and will provide on-going case management throughout a participant's time on the program.

 How do I apply?

Potential clients who wish to enroll in a Permanent Supportive Housing program must be referred to RHA through the centralized waiting list.  To be placed on the waiting list, you must contact 211 to be referred to a shelter

To apply, please contact

 Sponsor Agency
 Telephone
   Other Information
Monroe County DHS
 (585) 753-6960           
 
Volunteers of America
 (585) 402-7410            
 
Monroe County OMH/CCSI
 (585) 753-2879 
 
East House
 (585) 238-4850 
 
Eastman Commons - PathStone
 (585) 436-7100 
 
Judicial Process Commission
 (585) 325-7727
 
Son House - Providence/CFC
 (585) 328-3228
 
Spiritus Christi Prison Outreach
 (585) 288-0504
 
Strong Ties
 (585) 279-4900
 
The Salvation Army
 (585) 987-9500
 
Unity Health
 (585) 368-3720
 
Veterans Outreach Center
 (585) 506-9060
 Toll Free 866-906-VETS (8387) 
PCHO - Person-Centered Housing Options      
 (585) 397-7248
 

 

Information on Permanent Supportive Housing (formerly Shelter Plus Care)

Program Description

Permanent Supportive Housing is a grant funded program made available through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Clients of an RHA Permanent Supportive Housing program are able to seek housing anywhere in Monroe County. This flexibility allows clients the opportunity to choose housing in areas where they feel safe and comfortable.

RHA provides a rental subsidy to landlords on behalf of the client. Participants will pay 30% of their annual income towards rent and utilities.

Who is eligible for the program?

Potential clients must be homeless and disabled at the time of application. Sponsor Agencies can identify potential clients and refer them to a centralized waiting list. Sponsor Agencies will perform a primary assessment of an applicant’s eligibility and will provide on-going case management throughout a participant's time on the program.

How do I apply?

Potential clients who wish to enroll in a Permanent Supportive Housing program must be referred to RHA through the centralized waiting list.  To be placed on the waiting list, you must contact 211 to be referred to a shelter

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