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Liberals to outline long term Indigenous housing plan in budget, sources say – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 22, 2018  OTTAWA _ The Canadian Press has learned the federal government will commit hundreds of millions of dollars in long-term funding to Indigenous housing in next week’s budget. Housing in Indigenous communities is considered the most acute housing situation in the country, thanks to a shortage of homes and the need […]

by pmnationtalk on February 22, 2018115 Views

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Thunder Bay hosts national conference on First Nations housing – CBC

Organizers say it’s now the largest event of its kind in Canada Feb 07, 2018 More than 270 delegates from across Canada are in Thunder Bay, Ont., this week, learning to install windows, taking workshops in construction tendering and listening to presentations about building codes and fire safety planning — all part of the annual […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 2018145 Views

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OAHS Awarded Indigenous Business of the Year

The Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Business Achievement Awards were held Saturday night in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario near Whitefish Island. The gala evening event started with an opening address from Acting President Don Mitchell whose remarks had a significant Indigenous focus, which continued throughout the evening. He acknowledged the traditional territory of the Ojibwe people […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 2018151 Views

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Trudeau Promises To Help First Nation Reserve With Housing Shortage – HuffPost Canada

January 19, 2018 He said the government wants to make investments in the community. PIKANGIKUM, Ont. — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is promising a remote northwestern Ontario reserve help with a housing shortage that the chief says is worse than ever. Trudeau said during a visit to Pikangikum First Nation that Ottawa is serious about […]

by pmnationtalk on January 22, 2018195 Views

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Governments of Canada and Ontario providing housing support for human trafficking survivors

ONTARIO, December 21, 2017 — The Governments of Canada and Ontario have announced more than $7 million to help survivors of human trafficking in Ontario through new transitional housing and rent assistance. This will help ensure that survivors have a safe place to live while they access services and supports to help them heal from trauma […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 2017175 Views

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Canadians get affordable housing help – Windsor

Plan calls for significant investments in affordable units and repairs to existing units WINDSOR, ONTARIO, December 1, 2017 — All Canadians need and deserve housing that is safe and affordable. A home makes Canadians feel more secure, making it easier to raise healthy children, pursue an education, and gain employment. Adam Vaughan, Parliamentary Secretary to the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 1, 2017138 Views

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Ontario Helping Survivors of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Access Affordable Housing

Portable Housing Benefit Helps Survivors Escape Violence Faster November 28, 2017 Ontario is helping more survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking escape violence by providing faster access to housing. Survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking will now have access to a subsidy, or portable housing benefit, that helps low-income households manage housing costs. […]

by ahnationtalk on November 28, 2017120 Views

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Canadians get affordable housing help – Thunder Bay

Plan calls for significant investments in affordable units and repairs to existing units THUNDER BAY, Ontario – All Canadians need and deserve housing that is safe and affordable. A home makes Canadians feel more secure, making it easier to raise healthy children, pursue an education, and gain employment. The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce […]

by pmnationtalk on November 24, 2017165 Views

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BR Housing Strategy – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Nov 24, 2017  OTTAWA – Social Development Minister Jean-Yves Duclos says the Liberal government’s vision for tackling homelessness and easing the crunch in affordable housing deliberately focuses spending on building and finding homes for low-income Canadians. He says the plan is not to put cash into more shelter space and […]

by ahnationtalk on November 24, 2017191 Views

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CMHC: Canadians get affordable housing help

Plan calls for significant investments in affordable units and repairs to existing units TORONTO, ONTARIO – VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, November 22, 2017 — All Canadians need and deserve housing that is safe and affordable. A home makes Canadians feel more secure, making it easier to raise healthy children, pursue an education, and gain employment. The Right […]

by pmnationtalk on November 23, 2017207 Views

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