Transitional Housing Options

Residential Treatment Homes
Shangri-La's Residential Treatment Homes (RTH) provide daily living supports to individuals with chronic mental illness in a group-home setting with 24-hour staffing.

Each resident has a private room and access to two large common areas. Personalized supports provide individuals with assistance in developing skills for increased independence.

Locations:
    • Jefferson
    • Salem
    • Newport
    • Albany
    • Eugene
    • Corvalis
Eligibility:
Referral required by local community mental health provider.


Arthur Street Deplexes
The Arthur Street Duplexes provide a shared-living option for individuals with a serious mental illness. The 2-bedroom, drug and alcohol-free, partially furnished duplexes are located in Eugene.

Services:
    • Recovery-based services
    • Independent living supports
    • Skill-building supports to assist in the transition to more independent living
Eligibility:
Prospect residents must be:

    • AMHI ("Aim-High") Eligible
    • Willing to live with a house-mate
    • Be drug and alcohol free
    • Actively participating in treatment

Independent Living Services
The Independent Living Services (ILS) Program provides one-on-one individualized services to people with a serious mental illness in their own home.

Services can include:
    • Personal hygiene assistance
    • Meal prep; nutrition support
    • Light housekeeping
    • Shopping; budgeting
    • Medical management
    • Health monitoring
    • Community navigation; integration
    • Adaptive skills development
    • Communication supports
    • Social recreation

Service provided in Marion, Linn, Benton, Lane and Lincoln counties.

Eligibility:
Client must be 18 years of age, have a serious mental illness, and need supports to live independently.


Rental Assistance Program
The Rental Assistance Program assists individuals with serious mental illness to:

    • Obtain affordable housing
    • Increase independent living skills
    • Lean how to be a successful tenant and good neighbor
How it works:
30% of a participant's monthly adjusted income is designated for rent and utilities. Shangri-La Pays the remaining amount.

Eligibility:
Rental assistance is available to individuals with serious mental illness who are:

    • Homeless
    • At risk of being homeless
    • Under supervision of the PSRB
    • Involved with adult corrections or on parole/probation in Lane Co.
    • Being released from the Oregon State Hospital for a Residential Treatment Facility in Lane Co.

For more information, please contact:

Alisa Alisa Walker
Director of Mental Health Services
541-344-1121
alisa.walker@shangrila-or.org