36 Blood Alley Sq. • (778) 371-0056 • Units: 77
Services & Support
PHS mental health workers, weekday health and homecare staff, doctor, nursing staff, outreach, food program, honorarium job program, art group
Located in Gastown’s historic Blood Alley, The Stanley Hotel provides 77 single-room units of low-barrier housing to a vibrant community of Downtown Eastside residents. The City of Vancouver provides contributions to allow Stanley Hotel to provide rent subsidy to its residents.
Many in this community live with mental health and addiction issues, hence resources such as The Stanley’s on-site clinic, which is staffed though Vancouver Coastal Health’s Primary Outreach Services Hotel Team.
The Stanley can serve as a stepping stone into the PHS Continuum of Care, with residents transitioning into other PHS projects depending on need.
Residents of The Stanley Hotel arrive are are referred through a myriad of channels, with the hope of giving them a leg up from difficult situations.