Direct Home Sharing Providers – Emergency Funding Information

As part of the B.C. Government’s $5-billion COVID-19 Action Plan, up to $35.6 million will be available over three months from CLBC to support service providers to continue delivering residential services, including group homes, home sharing and supported independent living that many of the people CLBC serves rely on.

Find links to materials below to provide Direct Home Sharing Providers with specific information about this funding:

Emergency Advance Funding – Foundations (Version 2) – This foundation document outlines which funded services and expenses are eligible for emergency advance funding, and what allocation and implementation of this funding will look like.

FAQs for Direct Contracted Home Sharing Providers – May 6, 2020 – This document provides CLBC Direct Home Sharing Providers with answers to common questions asked about CLBC Emergency Advance Funding.

Secure Electronic Signature Process –Effective April 24, 2020, CLBC temporarily suspended the requirement for service providers to physically mail a signed hard copy of service contracts by implementing a secure electronic signature process.


If you are having difficulty downloading any of these forms, please send an email to for assistance.