Increased benefits from the Province are making rents more affordable for B.C.’s seniors and low-income families.
  • The Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters (SAFER) program provides financial assistance to eligible B.C. residents aged 60 or over who pay rent for their homes in the private market.
  • The Rental Assistance Program provides eligible, low-income, working families with assistance to help with their monthly rent payments in the private market.
  • People can also find out if they qualify for other BC Housing programs at