The Shelter Allowance Program provides supplementary financial assistance of up to $80 per month for low-income households that must spend too much of their income on housing.
You qualify for the Program if:
The Program is intended for:
You do not qualify for the Program if:
The Shelter Allowance is calculated yearly and paid each month by cheque or direct deposit. The allowance may be granted in the month following receipt of your application form by Revenu Québec.
The monthly amount takes into account:
The Société d’habitation du Québec has entrusted Revenu Québec with responsibility for managing the Program. Please contact Revenu Québec to see whether or not you qualify for the Program, and to obtain a copy of the Shelter Allowance Application Form.