Seniors Apartments Eligibility & Application

Eligibility

To be eligible for apartment living you must fit the following criteria:

  • 65 years of age or older. 
  • A Canadian Citizen or landed immigrant.
  • Have a Core Housing Need defined as:
    • An applicant is unable to acquire or maintain adequate or suitable accommodation without paying more than 30% of their total annual income for accommodation, AND the applicant has a total annual income below the Income Threshold established for Strathcona County and Fort Saskatchewan of less than $41,000.00 per year for a single bedroom unit and couples for a two bedroom apartment less than $52,000.00 per year.
  • Functionally independent with assistance of community based services.
    • Functional independence is defined as physically, mentally and emotionally able to look after their own personal needs and be able to interact socially with other residents and includes:
      • Managing personal medications
      • Maintaining appropriate personal hygiene
      • Maintaining an appropriate diet
      • Ability to maintain their suite in a safe, clean and tidy condition
      • Ability to live amicably with fellow residents
      • Willingness to follow tenancy agreement and guidelines
  • Under Age Applicants - Special Circumstances
    • If a situation arises where a vacant unit exists, and there are no interested eligible, applicants 65 and over, to fill the vacancy, the Foundation may lower the age eligibility.
    • All other eligibility criteria remain in effect.
  • No pets are allowed unless approved by Management
  • Scooters and Electric Wheel Chairs are allowed upon approval by Management
  • All Apartment Facilities are smoke free for new occupants after February 1, 2007
  • Any applicants currently listed on the Government of Alberta’s high-risk offender list will be ineligible for housing at any HHF facility.

Application

To apply for apartment living please complete the following Application for Accommodation and a confidential Medical Report Form.

Application for Accommodation

Application Steps

  1. Fill out the application form.
  2. Please include a copy of your most recent income tax notice of assessment along with your application.
  3. Your completed application package can be mailed to us.

    Our mailing addresses are:

    For Apple Blossom Manor and Lakeside Legion Manor: 
    1040 Iris Evans Way, Sherwood Park, AB T8H 2X5
         Fax: (587) 456-0565

    For Fort Lions Haven, Dr. TWE Henry House and Homestead Place:
    9422 94 Avenue, Fort Saskatchewan, AB T8L 0T7
         Fax: (780) 998-0352

If you require additional information not provided in the Application package please do not hesitate to contact us.