Windchimes is RainCity Housing’s longest running housing program. Since 1993, Windchimes has provided permanent housing to people living with complex mental health issues who need their own home in a unique and vibrant neighbourhood.
To provide supportive long-term housing in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside to people who are living with mental health challenges and have a history of being homeless.
WHO IS INVOLVED
Windchimes is home to people who have experienced mental health challenges and trauma, who manage life on their own with the option of staff being there when needed.
WHAT IT IS
There are 27 studio suites and tenants have the option of accessing Triage services in the same building, such as access to the medication administration program or low-cost meals.
Sometimes no change is good. The handful of folks that have lived at Windchimes since it opened really appreciate, and even rely on, some things staying the same.