Thank you for your interest in Easy Does It, Inc. (EDI), a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of individuals and families recovering from the effects of substance use disorders. Please use this housing application if you are a professional seeking to make a referral for a client, a friend or family member trying to help a loved one, or you yourself are looking for supportive housing. Our supportive housing programs are in Berks County, PA at our recovery community center located at 1300 Hilltop Road, Leesport PA,19533.
EDI’s supportive housing programs are designed to assist individuals in recovery from substance use disorders. EDI provides safe, stable housing combined with recovery support services to enable individuals to build a foundation and maintain recovery, develop critical life skills, and work on achieving individualized goals to enhance their wellbeing. EDI is committed to providing a living environment characterized by mutual respect, daily structure, and personal accountability to help residents begin or continue their journey of recovery from addiction.
EDI has supportive housing available for 10 Berks County residents on a self-pay basis. Self-pay beds are for individuals who meet the criteria listed below for EDI's permanent supportive housing program, except that they have not experienced chronic homelessness and can afford to pay 3 months of housing fees. Please use this application for self-pay beds.
EDI’s Permanent Supportive Housing program is focused on serving 40 individuals with the disability of substance use disorder, and who have experienced chronic homelessness, as defined by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Individuals in our permanent supportive housing program must meet the following criteria:
Please complete this application as completely and honestly as possible. Missing or inaccurate information may cause delays in determining your eligibility for EDI’s housing programs.
This form is NOT HIPAA compliant. Steps have been taken to make this confidential but we cannot gaurantee the confidentiality of the following form. If you are uncomfortable with this, please consider filling out the paper document below this form on our website.
Do you have any of the following disabling conditions that impact your ability to work or live independently?
I verify that the information on my application is accurate and truthful. In addition, I understand that at any time during the application and interviewing process or after acceptance into the EDI Housing Program, if it is determined/discovered that I have lied on my application, I may become ineligible to apply or participate in the Housing Programs of EDI.