Application & residency guidelines

Application guidelines

• An applicant must be at least 65 years of age and be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant with an established connection to Quadra Island for two years or more

• Priority will be given to those applicants whose present housing is inadequate for their physical needs and psychological wellbeing

• Income, including equity, will not solely disqualify a person or a couple; however, preference may be given to a person or a couple whose financial resources restrict them from acquiring adequate housing

• All applicants will be required to provide a Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada for the previous two years

• All information provided by applicants will be considered strictly confidential

• Applicants will be contacted for an interview based on the information they submit on their application form

• New residents will be chosen by a selection committee comprised of three Quadra Island community members


Residency guidelines

• All units are non-smoking

• One small pet per unit will be considered

• All units are wheelchair accessible

• Residents need to be mobile, able to manage household duties and plan for the activities of daily living

• Residents must be capable of self care while living independently with available support services