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Adapt a Home for a Person with a Disability

The Saskatchewan Home Repair Program - Adaptation for Independence Program provides financial assistance to low-income homeowners or rental property owners to make a home more accessible for a person with a housing related disability.

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1. Benefits

Eligible homeowners and rental property owners may receive a forgivable loan of up to $23,000.  

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2. Eligibility

Homeowners are eligible if they:

  • own and occupy the property as their primary residence;
  • have a household member with a housing-related disability; and,
  • have annual household income and asset levels at or below the limits established by Saskatchewan Housing Corporation.

Rental property owners are eligible if they:

  • rent the modified units to low-income households that include a person with a housing-related disability;
  • maintain affordable rents based on Saskatchewan Housing Corporation’s rent schedule for the term of the loan; and
  • have tenants with an annual household income at or below the limits established by Saskatchewan Housing Corporation.

Important:

  • Repairs completed before receiving written approval from Saskatchewan Housing Corporation do not qualify for assistance.
  • The homeowner is responsible for all costs greater than the approved amount.
  • Eligibility will be affected if the title to the property has liens or judgments.
  • Once approval is granted, work must be completed within six months.
  • Modifications must be identified by a qualified health practitioner.
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3. How to apply

  1. Download the Repair and Renovation Application Form
  2. Complete the application form
  3. Mail the completed application and required documents to:

Saskatchewan Housing Corporation
11th Floor – 1920 Broad Street
REGINA, SK S4P 3V6

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5. Further Information

The Adaptation for Independence Program is jointly funded by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation and Saskatchewan Housing Corporation.

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