Seniors Safe @ Home Program

If you need to make changes to your home in order to improve its accessibility to continue living there, you can apply to the Seniors Safe @ Home Program for between $1,000 and $5,000 in assistance to help with the cost. This funding is based on your annual income. 

Am I eligible for assistance through the Seniors Safe @ Home Program?

If you are age 60 or over with an annual net income (combined with your spouse) no greater than $50,000 you may be eligible for funding through the Seniors Safe @ Home Program. You must own and live in the home, or, live with family who own and live in the home. The modifications must be necessary for your accessibility, health, and safety.

Primary Occupant Combined Annual Income
Maximum Grant -
Seniors Safe @ Home Program
$35,000 or less
$35,001 - $38,000
$38,001 - $41,000
$41,001 - $44,000
$44,001 - $47,000
$47,001 - $50,000

How do I apply for this program?

* Please read all of these documents carefully before sending in your application. Any missed information will cause delays in processing your application.

1. Use the Seniors Safe @ Home Self Assessment Guide to help determine your needs.

2. Complete the application form.

3. Submit two estimates for the cost of the work along with your application to the locations listed in the application.

Who do I contact about the Seniors Safe @ Home Program

Seniors Safe @ Home Program
161 St. Peters Road, P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown  C1A 7N8
Telephone: 902-368-4889
Toll Free: 1-855-374-7366
Fax: 902-368-3394

Published date: 
March 3, 2019