Facts & Statistics


Supportive Housing for People with Serious Mental Illness is Cost Effective

  • $800 per day for hospital
  • $149 per day for prison
  • $120 per day for hostel
  • $32 per day for supportive housing (www.mentalhealthcommission.ca)
  • Up to 30% of homeless are mentally ill
  • Up to 40% in prison have a mental illness or addiction

 

$800 per day for hospital

$800 per day for hospital

$149 per day for prison

$149 per day for prison

 

$120 per day for hostel

$120 per day for hostel

$32 per day for supportive housing (www.mentalhealthcommission.ca)

$32 per day for supportive housing (www.mentalhealthcommission.ca)