Acronym Usage & Glossary of Terms


ACTT
Assertive Community Treatment Team

AGM
Annual General Meeting

AIP
Aging in Place

AIR
Annual Information Return

CAMH
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

CCAC
Community Care Access Centre

CDS
Common Data Set

CI
Central Intake

CMHA
Canadian Mental Health Association

CMHC
Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation

CMHC
Community Mental Health Counsellor

CPR
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

CUPE
Canadian Union of Public Employees

ED
Executive Director

EL
Executive Limitations

FS
Financial Statements

FTE
Full Time Equivalent

GH
Group Home

HASP
Housing and Support Peel

HI
Homelessness Initiative

HOP
Housing Outreach Program

HR
Human Resources

HRDC
Human Resources Development Canada

ILP
Independent Living Program

IT
Information Technology

JMC
Joint Management Committee

KPI
Key Performance Indicator

LHIN
Local Health Integration Network

LMR
Last Month’s Rent

LTD
Long Term Disability

MIS
Management Information Systems

MOA
Memorandum of Agreement

MOHLTC
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

N-1
Notice of Rent Increase

N-2
Notice of Rent Increase (Rental unit Partially Exempt)

N-3
Notice to increase rent and/or charges for case service and meals

N-4
Notice of Rent Arrears

N-5
Notice of Behavioral Issue

N-6
Notice to terminate a tenancy early – illegal act/misrepresentation of income

N-7
Notice to terminate a tenancy early for impaired safety

N-8
Notice to terminate a tenancy at the end of a term

N-9
Tenant’s notice to terminate the tenancy

N-10
Agreement to increase the rent above the guideline

N-11
Agreement to terminate a tenant

N-12
Notice to terminate a tenancy at the end of the term for landlord’s or purchaser’s own use

N-13
Notice to terminate a tenancy at the end of the term for conversion, demolition or repairs

ODSP
Ontario Disability Support Program

OFCMHAP
Ontario Federation of Community Mental Health and Addictions Program

ONPHA
Ontario Non Profit Housing Association

OW
Ontario Works

PAARC
Peel Addiction Assessment & Referral Centre

PAP
Preauthorized Payment

PMHC
Peel Mental Health Housing Coalition

PSR
Psychosocial Rehabilitation

QAC
Quality Assurance Committee

R&R
Recovery and Rehabilitation

RGI
Rent Geared to Income

SARS
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

SHEY
Supportive Housing In Etobicoke/York

SHIP
Supportive Housing In Peel

SHRA
Social Housing Reform Act

SMI
Serious Mental Illness

TOR
Terms of Reference

TPA
Tenant Protection Act

WL
Wait List