Program Frameworks are a resource for housing providers and developers.
The frameworks provide access to information about the programs we operate and manage. They lay out the program principles, eligibility, and roles and responsibilities.
|Affordable Home Ownership Program (AHOP) Program Framework
|BC Housing delivers the Affordable Home Ownership Program (AHOP) through HousingHub to support the development of new homes for eligible home buyers.
|Affordable Housing Program Framework
|The Affordable Housing Program Framework provides funding to preserve and increase affordable rental housing supply in British Columbia.
|Affordable Rental Housing Initiative (Columbia Basin) Program Framework
|The initiative helps create affordable rental housing for low- to moderate income households in the Columbia Basin.
|BC Home Owner Mortgage and Equity (HOME) Partnership Program Framework
|BC HOME Partnership assisted eligible first-time homebuyers with down payment loans. The program is closed, and the framework is for information is only.
|BC Rebate for Accessible Home Adaptations (BC RAHA) Framework
|BC RAHA provides rebates to eligible households to complete home adaptations for independent living.
|Canada - British Columbia Housing Benefit (CBCHB) Program Framework
|CBCHB provides monthly rent assistance to vulnerable low-income households who are not served by existing programs.
|Community Partnership Initiative (CPI) Program Framework
|CPI facilitates the creation of affordable housing for low- and moderate-income households in communities across British Columbia.
|Capital Renewal Fund Funding Framework
|CRF provides funding to protect existing affordable housing units that are owned by non-profit housing providers and the Provincial Rental Housing Corporation (PRHC).
|Emergency Shelter Program (ESP) Framework
|The Emergency Shelter Program provides funding to homeless shelters and drop-in centres. This includes seasonal and temporary shelter services.
|Energy Efficiency Retrofit Program Framework
|EERP helps non-profit housing providers make energy saving upgrades for tenant comfort, safety and cost savings.
|Extreme Weather Response (EWR) Program Framework
|The EWR program funds extreme weather response shelters in communities across the province.
|Homeless Outreach Program (HOP) Framework
|The Homeless Outreach Program connects people who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness with housing and services.
|Independent Living BC (ILBC) Program Framework
|ILBC provides rental housing and support services for low- and moderate-income seniors and people with disabilities.
|Provincial Rental Supply Program Framework
|The Provincial Rental Supply program is delivered by BC Housing through HousingHub to increase rental housing supply for middle-income households.
|Regional Housing First Program (RHFP) Program Framework
|RHFP funds develop and acquire new affordable housing units to be owned by Capital Regional District or Provincial Rental Housing Corporation.
|Rental Assistance Program (RAP) Framework
|RAP provides monthly help to make rents more affordable for eligible low-income families.
|Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters (SAFER) Program Framework
|SAFER provides monthly help to make rents more affordable for eligible British Columbia seniors with low- and moderate incomes.
|Seniors Rental Housing Program Framework
|Seniors Rental Housing initiative includes capital funding for the construction of new units for seniors and persons with disabilities.
|Seniors Supportive Housing Program Framework
|This program upgrades existing seniors housing to provide supportive services. The services for tenants include meals, housekeeping, and security (including 24-hour monitoring).
|Subsidized Rental Housing Program Framework
|The Subsidized Rental Housing Program funds affordable rental housing programs that provide subsidized and Rent Geared to Income (RGI) housing.
|Supportive Housing Program Framework
|The Supportive Housing Program provides funding for housing with support services to people struggling with homelessness.
|Women's Transition Housing and Supports Program Framework
|This program provides support services and shelter to women with or without dependents who have experienced violence or are at risk of violence.
|Supported Rent Supplement Program Framework
|The SRSP provides services to Canada BC Housing Benefit (CBCHB) recipients.