Vilavi offers social housing in rooming houses whose tenants must be subsidized and therefore eligible for the Rent Supplement Program (PSL).

How to apply for housing?

The selection criteria are as follows

  • Be over 18 years old
  • Live alone and be eligible for the Rent Supplement Program (PSL)*
  • Commit to respecting the building regulations including not using alcohol or drugs
  • Be able to perform daily tasks, manage budget, meals, housekeeping (hygiene, cleanliness)
  • Demonstrate an ability to act in a safe manner for oneself and for others
  • Collaborate in the transmission of references; demonstrate a capacity for cooperation, involvement and participation
  • General appreciation

Criteria’s for admission to the *PSL are as follows:

  • Have an annual income of less than $38 000 (ref. 2023)
  • Submit your provincial notice of assessment for the previous year or be in the process
  • Have proof of residence/presence on the Greater Montreal territory during the last 12 months (ex: letter from the welfare office, lease, invoice, letter from a community organization).

The rent comes to 25% of the tenant's previous year's income + $20 for Videotron cable (required).

To make an appointment, please complete the following form and send it to
- Subject "Housing request".
Application form (Français)

Housing Application form (English)