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Manitoba Invests in Home Ownership Programs for Families

July 12, 2017 More Manitoba families will have the opportunity to become homeowners following a $1-million investment in affordable home ownership projects, Families Minister Scott Fielding announced today. “This investment will make home ownership a reality for dozens of families who may have otherwise thought it was out of their reach,” said Fielding.  “Our government’s […]

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Government of Canada helps address homelessness in the Montréal area

July 12, 2017        Montréal, Quebec     Employment and Social Development Canada Homelessness is a reality that individuals, families and communities face together on a daily basis. The Government of Canada is striving to promote collaboration between governments, communities, the private sector and not-for-profit organizations to help reduce and prevent homelessness across Canada. Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 2017503 Views

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Government of Canada Supports Six-unit Housing Project at Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

July 12, 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario – Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada All Canadians should have the security of a safe and healthy home. The Government of Canada is making historic investments toward improving the condition of housing in First Nation communities, reducing overcrowding and increasing health and safety. Today the Minister of Indigenous and […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 2017453 Views

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Habitat for Humanity dedicates four homes to the Indigenous community – Breakfast Television Toronto

Mary Bone, CEO for Habitat for Humanity shares what the group is building this week. Four houses are dedicated to the Indigenous community. The overall goal is to complete 150 houses for Canada 150. Read More: http://www.bttoronto.ca/videos/habitat-for-humanity-dedicates-four-homes-to-the-indigenous-community/

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 2017487 Views

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Government of Canada creates new homes for Sagamok Anishnawbek elders in Massey

MASSEY, ONTARIO, July 11, 2017 — The Government of Canada today announced the official reopening of the Elders Eagle Lodge Expansion Project, which adds eight brand new one-bedroom apartments to the existing fourteen-unit complex. The homes reflect the changing needs of members from Sagamok Anishnawbek, which include the Ojibwe, Odawa and Pottawatomi communities. Led by the […]

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Province Announces Construction Complete on Affordable Housing Project for Thompson Families

July 06, 2017 THOMPSON—Families in Thompson have access to 24 new homes now that an $8.4-million affordable housing project is complete, Families Minister Scott Fielding announced here today. “This investment reflects our government’s commitments to families in northern Manitoba and to improve the supply and quality of affordable housing throughout the province,” said Fielding during […]

by pmnationtalk on July 6, 2017540 Views

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Indigenous Housing Crisis Needs Strategy that’s ‘For Us and By Us,’ Say Advocates – TheTyee.ca

With Canada set to unveil its national housing strategy, umbrella group calls for a different way. When the federal government launches its national housing strategy this fall, it will have taken two years to deliver its promised fix to Canada’s housing crisis. But Indigenous people — eight times as likely to end up homeless, almost […]

by ahnationtalk on July 6, 2017461 Views

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Carmacks and Watson Lake receive funding to support affordable housing needs

YUKON, July 5, 2017 — The governments of Canada and Yukon will provide funding support to Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation and a landlord of Watson Lake to renovate and create affordable rental housing projects in Carmacks and Watson Lake. The federal and territorial government support will allow for the Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 2017539 Views

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Upper, middle and low income Canadians worried about housing prices: poll – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 3, 2017 By Jordan Press THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA _ Feel like a house in your city is unaffordable? Apparently, you’re not alone. A new poll suggests that just over two in five Canadians believe housing in this country is not affordable for them, a finding that cuts almost evenly across income […]

by ahnationtalk on July 4, 2017524 Views

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CHRA Releases Two Submissions to the Federal Government on the National Housing Strategy; Help Us Spread the Word!

June 27, 2017 CHRA has written the Minister responsible for the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, and the Minister of Indiginous and Northern Affairs, with 2 sets of documents related to the release of the National Housing Strategy this fall.  The first document contains recommendations related to the housing-related programs and announcements contained in the 2017 federal […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 2017586 Views

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