Mission Community Services Society provides safe housing and support services at Rivendell for up to 44 men and women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The delivery of support services is guided by four principles:

  1. Are resident focused and responsive to their changing needs
  2. Fosters an environment where the residents’ capabilities to live successfully and independently are supported
  3. Maintains an atmosphere of dignity and respect for all our residents
  4. Operates in a transparent and accountable manner

The goal is to assist our residents in achieving stability which allows them to move forward with their lives. By providing housing and support in a resident-centered environment, we engage with our residents to create an atmosphere of trust.

Rivendell Details
Who: Men & women who are or at risk of being homeless.
What: Housing and basic necessities provided to help those in need move forward in life.
Where: Second Stage Housing @ 7755 Grand Street, Mission, BC
Apply: To apply for Rivendell housing, please fill out and return both forms below to MCSS:
MCSS Application BC Housing Application

Core Services

  • heat and hot water
  • laundry facilities  (including  soap)
  • one hot meal per day (meeting BC health guidelines for  proper nutrition)
  • cable, internet and phone in common areas

Additional Services

  • access to support workers
  • a variety of basic life skills workshops such as cooking, budgeting and personal hygiene
  • ongoing social events and activities such as bingo and movie nights
  • reference to professional support agencies and individuals


Second Stage Housing
7755 Grand Street
P:   604.826.2934

Application for Rivendell requires completion and submission of the MCSS Rivendell Application Form and the BC Housing Application form.