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Organizations Repairing Emergency Shelters and Second-Stage Housing

The Shelter Enhancement Program – Renovation provides financial assistance to organizations to repair existing emergency shelters and second-stage housing for victims of family violence so that these projects meet health, safety, and security standards.


1. Benefits

Eligible sponsors may receive up to 100% of the project capital costs. Financial assistance is not available for ongoing operating costs.


2. Eligibility

Sponsors are eligible if they:

  • are a non-profit corporation, First Nation group, or charity whose  objective is to operate housing for victims of family violence.

A project is eligible if it:

  • is off-reserve;
  • provides emergency shelter or second-stage housing for victims of family violence; and
  • is below the minimum health and safety standards.


  • Repairs completed before receiving written approval from Saskatchewan Housing Corporation do not qualify for assistance.
  • Once approval is granted, the work must be completed within 12 months.

3. How to apply

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

Saskatchewan Housing Corporation
11th Floor, 1920 Broad Street


5. Further Information

The Shelter Enhancement Program – Renovation is jointly funded by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation and Saskatchewan Housing Corporation.

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