Commonly Asked Questions

  1. How can I apply?
    Please contact Springfield Place.

  2. What is the rent?
    The rent will depend on your income.

    Springfield Place and Kin Place both use an Income Cap to determine the rent. There are a number of suites that are determined by Rent Gear to Income (RGI).

  3. Are there meals provided?
    In Springfield Place Supportive living nutritious meals and snacks are provided for the tenants. Independent living tenants can purchase meals from our Kitchen which operates 7 days per week.

    At Kin Place the Take Out Meal Program operates five days per week and you can purchase your meal by calling Natalie at 204-444-3132 press 1.

  4. What is close by?
    Visit the Kin Place and Springfield Place surrounding areas pages for more information on the area.

  5. Can I have visitors stay with me?
    You may have visitors stay with you. Your suite is your home.

  6. Am I allowed to have pets?
    No, there are no pets allowed.

  7. Do you have a hairdresser on site?
    There is a hairdresser who comes to Springfield Place and will do your hair in your suite.

  8. What security is in place?
    At Kin Place, the doors are locked at 10:00 p.m. and opened at 6:00 a.m.

    At Springfield Place, the doors are locked at 9:00 p.m. and opened at 6:00 a.m.

  9. What if I have a car?
    If you live in either independent living facility, you will have a parking space for your car. This cost will be included in your rental fee.

  10. Is smoking allowed?
    Both facilities are smoke free. There will be designated areas to smoke outside.

  11. What if I have a disability?
    Springfield Place is totally wheelchair accessible. Other disabilities may be able to be accommodated as determined.

  12. Is there a long waiting list?
    We do have a waiting list, but those with the most need will get in first.