My Place opens in early 2019. My Place Apartments is located at 27th Avenue and 35th Street, Vernon BC. It is a five minute walk to most of the social services in Vernon. The fifty two bachelor units are available to woman and men who are in need of affordable and supported housing and understand the importance of being good tenants and neighbours. Residents are able to access all services and programs delivered through the Society. Referrals and assistance to community resources and programs is provided.

Tenants will include singles and couples who are referred to the apartment manager through various local community agencies. To be eligible, tenants must be low-income, in need of affordable and supported housing,

Philosophy

To provide a safe, welcoming, supportive and respectful living environment.

Admissions

  • My Place Apartment Rental Application is completed through the BC Housing Supported Housing application and through a vulnerability assessment.
  • Must be low-income, in need of affordable housing, and able to live independently
  • Must understand the importance of being good tenants and neighbour

Additional Resources

Individual Counseling: Access to specialized counseling i.e. sexual abuse, post traumatic stress disorder

Work BC Employment Program: Available to residents upon entry to the program.

Video: My Place 2017 announcement

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