For more information, call (607) 423-7779

or e-mail: psh@ccocc.org

 

Permanent Supportive Housing Program

The Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) Program is a supportive living program for individuals who have both a substance use disorder and a history of housing instability.

 

This program is funded through the New York State Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services (OASAS).

 

Participation

Participants work closely with a housing and employment case manager who assists them in developing long-term, stable housing and employment.  Participants must meet admission requirements including diagnosis, risk of homelessness, and income requirements.

Length of Stay

Length of stay is determined on an individual basis. Although this varies, a typical stay is approximately 12 months.

 

 

Program Expectations

Residents agree to engage and participate in service planning and treatment, maintain sobriety, and become involved in either employment or a regularly-scheduled volunteer activity. 

 

Eligibility

This program serves adults who have been diagnosed with a chemical dependency or addiction disorder and have a history of housing crises.

​Admission Criteria

  • A principle diagnosis of Substance Use Disorder

  • Homeless or at risk of being homeless

  • Income requirements must be met

Admission requirements for PSH-MRT:

* An Axis I Substance Use Disorder

*Residing alone

*Medicaid

*Homeless or at-risk for homelessness

*2 inpatient hospitalizations in a year or 5 Emergency Room visits.

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