FUNDING OPTIONS AVAILABLE TO SENIORS

The Seniors Home Adaptation and Repair Program (SHARP) provides low-interest home equity loans to help seniors finance necessary repairs, adaptations and renovations to their homes. This link will provide more information:  http://www.seniors-housing.alberta.ca/seniors/home-adaptation-repair.html

The Special Needs Assistance (SNA) program provides a lump-sum payment to eligible low-income Seniors. For more information on this program, click on this link:
http://www.seniors-housing.alberta.ca/seniors/special-needs-assistance.html

The Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program (SPTDP) allows eligible senior homeowners to defer all or part of their property taxes through a low-interest home equity loan with the Alberta Government. For more information, click on this link:  http://www.seniors-housing.alberta.ca/seniors/property-tax-deferral.html

The RAMP – Residential Access Modification Program helps people with mobility challenges to modify their homes to be more accessible. Here is the link for more information:
http://www.humanservices.alberta.ca/disability-services/residential-access-modification-program.html