Genesis Transitional Housing Program is run by our Life Skills Coordinator.
(604) 463-8296 ext. 122
Genesis Transitional Housing Program is located at our Housing Facility
22188 Lougheed Highway
Maple Ridge, B.C. V2X 2S8
The Ridge Meadows Ministries Genesis Program is dedicated to helping those living with mental illness, addiction, and homelessness by providing a safe, drug free environment, to live and strengthen vital life skills. Talk therapy, spiritual counseling, group outings, referrals, and peer support through other community minded agencies/resources are key tools we utilize to ensure our residents have a higher chance of recovery.
Our Genesis program provides up to 14 men and 1 woman with their own living quarters, a communal living space and kitchen. If you are interested in learning more about the Genesis program please contact us.
Genesis Program clients come from a variety of backgrounds, including:
The needs and timeline for each applicant widely varies and we will work one-on-one with each resident to personalize a program plan with them. We look forward to each applicant becoming a contributing member of the Genesis community, while working on individual needs and self-perseverance in achieving personal goals such as finding affordable housing and utilizing community resources, which may include: counseling, job search, and responsibilities associated with the Genesis Program such as completing therapeutic duties and attending group meeting/check-ins.
Once application is submitted we will conduct a needs assessment that will be reviewed by our Genesis Housing Committee, which consists of: Life Skills Coordinator, Chaplin, Community Advocate, and Case Worker. If your application is considered you will then be contacts to begin the interview process.