top of page

Shared Housing

MHA Group Homes are supportive living facilities licensed through the State of Kansas and accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. MHA Group Homes provide a positive personal development experience for those individuals recovering from mental illness, to help each person live successfully in the community. Our staff initiates personalized plans with each resident addressing their needs. The resident's need and willingness to participate in the program determine length of stay.

Group Home/Shared Housing Criteria

  • Typical stay up to a year

  • Must have case mgt. at MHA or Comcare

  • Must be SPMI (severe and persistent mental illness)

  • Must have active Medicaid

  • Must have steady income sources to pay monthly Rescare Fee and Rent

  • Rescare Fee is income based at 45% of income      Rent is income based at 30% of income

  • Cannot be actively using drugs

  • Mental health symptoms must be able to be controlled in setting, no significant ongoing self-harming behaviors.

  • Must be able to attend to personal self-care. NO 1:1personal direct care provided (ie. bathing, dressing).

  • Cannot be a registered offender

  • Must meet medical necessity for group home, cannot just need housing, must not be able to live independently due to mental health

Completed applications can be emailed or mailed to Residential Care offices at 805 S Main, Wichita, KS 67213.  Call 316-685-1259 with any questions.  
bottom of page