Room and Board, Special Care Facility & Allowances Rate Table

Effective: January 1, 2018

The asterisk indicates the most recent rate table changes
Description Item Maximum Amount
Room and board support Family unit living in a room and board situation, other than in a special care facility or with a parent or child of a person in the family unit
  • $60.00 per calendar month for each adult, plus
  • $40.00 per calendar month for each child, plus
  • *$127.00 per calendar month for each person with the Persons with a Disabilities (PWD) Designation, plus
  • *Transportation Supplement (see below)
Residential Community Care Facilities Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction (SDPR) payment

Short-Term Residential Care -*$1,130.60 per month or *$37.10 per day

Hospital Providing Residential Care, Private Hospital, Residential Care or Family Care Homes - $1,130.60 per month, or pro-rated as follows:

Pro-rated Amount = ((Client Monthly Rate divided by Number of Days in the Month) times Number of Days in the Facility)
Residential Mental Health Facilities SDPR payment $30.90 per day
Residential Substance Use Facilities SDPR payment $40.00 per day
Assisted Living Community Care Facilities SDPR payment $631.00 per month
Assisted Living Mental Health Facilities SDPR payment $30.90 per day
Assisted Living Substance Use Facilities, including Registered Supportive Recovery Homes SDPR payment $30.90 per day

Comforts Allowance 

Allowance for clients residing in special care facilities
  • $95.00 per month for each person without the PWD Designation

OR

  • *$222.00 per month for each person with the PWD Designation, plus
  • *Transportation Supplement (see below) 
*Transportation Supplement  Clients living in a room and board situation or residing in special care facilities An additional Transportation Supplement is provided to a person with the Persons with Disabilities designation as $52.00 in cash or as an in-kind bus pass

This webpage was last updated: June 26, 2018