Youth Supported Independent Living

IMPACT STORY

Mental Health Week May 7-13

"Just give me a chance"

YOUTH SUPPORTED INDEPENDENT LIVING

If you are an older youth (17 to 19 years old), the Youth Supported Independent Living (YSIL) program can help you live independently with a rental subsidy, and provide you with the skills to integrate into the community. If necessary, you may access this program until your 21st birthday.

Eligibility criteria

For those living with a mental illness (17+ years old) who want to improve their life skills and need rental assistance.

Can you access the program directly?

No

Other referral options

A referral from Child and Youth Mental Health is required.

Other information

Contact(s)

Ken Kishiuchi
Senior Program Manager
604.596.4321 ext 1156
ken.kishiuchi@options.bc.ca