Promising Practices: 12 Case Studies in Supportive Housing for People with Mental Health and Addiction Issues

This resource guide documents 12 examples of promising practices in supportive housing for people with mental health and addiction issues from across Ontario.

Each case study has a distinct approach, but common themes were identified across these twelve specific examples – regarding supports, housing and partnerships.

In addition to those themes, the challenges and successes demonstrated through the case studies pointed to system level implications and opportunities for improvements across the sector including more affordable housing, further standardization in some areas, and enhanced system coordination.

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Addiction and Mental Health Ontario
Canadian Mental Health Association Ontario
Wellesley Institute