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Pleasantvale in Kelowna - Official Groundbreaking on December 15, 2014

KELOWNA – The governments of Canada and British Columbia, along with community partners, celebrated the official groundbreaking of the redevelopment of Pleasantvale today, which will provide 50 units of affordable seniors’ housing and 20 townhomes for families with low to moderate incomes in Kelowna. Construction of the new Pleasantvale, located on the 600 block of Richter St., is scheduled to be completed by spring 2016. Quick facts: The Governments of Canada and B.C. will provide a combined ...

Hope Centre in Sooke - Official Opening on December 17, 2014

SOOKE – Today marked the official opening of the Hope Centre, a new 25-unit development in the District of Sooke, providing more affordable housing options for Aboriginal youth and adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The new four-storey building, located at 6750 West Coast Rd., features 18 studio units, seven one-bedroom apartments and commercial space on the ground level that includes a thrift store and a yoga studio. A number of government and community partners contributed ...

Gladys Avenue in Abbotsford - Official Announcement on December 22, 2014

ABBOTSFORD – The B.C. government is renewing its commitment to funding the construction and operations of a supportive housing development on land provided by the City of Abbotsford. Earlier this fall, the city approved the rezoning of properties on Gladys Ave. to facilitate the building of a 20-unit development for men who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness. The Province has now agreed to provide the $2.4 million in capital costs, as well as annual operating costs, to the project which ...

2670 Lloyd Avenue in North Vancouver - Official Opening on December 8, 2014

NORTH VANCOUVER – A new supportive-recovery centre for women, the first of its kind on the North Shore, officially opened its doors today with support from the governments of Canada and British Columbia, along with community partners. The nine-bed residential home features an open-concept living area on the main floor, with an accessible bedroom and caretakers unit. Established on evidence-based best and emerging practices, recovery programs are between three to five months in duration. Turning ...

Victoria Towers in Prince George - Official Opening on September 19, 2014

PRINCE GEORGE – The Governments of Canada and British Columbia, along with community partners, officially opened the recently renovated Victoria Towers today, providing 91 new affordable apartments for low to moderate income individuals, seniors, families and persons with disabilities in Prince George. Located at 1245-20th Ave., the 12-storey building is the largest affordable housing development in Prince George. Victoria Towers is directly managed by BC Housing. Quick facts: The Governments ...

755 Mayfair Street in Kamloops - Official Opening on September 19, 2014

KAMLOOPS – The Province and community partners were on hand today to celebrate the official opening of 20 new units of affordable housing for seniors in Kamloops. Located at 755 Mayfair St., the new apartments are part of the RiverBend Seniors Community complex. Project partners and funding include: The B.C. government arranged $2.1 million in long-term financing for the affordable housing units. Oncore Central Services (formerly River City Seniors Society and Kamloops Seniors Outreach Society) ...

429 St. Paul in Kamloops - Official Groundbreaking on September 8, 2014

KAMLOOPS – Shovels hit the ground today in Kamloops, to signify the official construction start of 429 St. Paul, a new mixed-use building at the Kamloops United Church site. The building boasts both commercial and residential units, with close to 75% of the apartments set aside as affordable home ownership units for future residents with low to moderate income. In addition to easy access to public transportation, shops and many other conveniences, residents of 429 St. Paul St. will also have ...

Northern Centre of Hope in Fort St. John - Official Opening on August 11, 2014

FORT ST. JOHN – The governments of Canada and British Columbia, along with community partners, officially opened The Salvation Army’s Northern Centre of Hope today, which offers 64 shelter and transitional beds for individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Fort St. John. The newly renovated $6-million, two-storey building is managed and operated by The Salvation Army. They are also providing residents access to on- and off-site support services, amenity space for addiction ...

215 25th Avenue South in Creston - Official Groundbreaking on August 12, 2014

CRESTON – More affordable rental housing for low- to moderate-income families is coming to the Town of Creston as construction is underway for a six-unit townhouse family complex. The complex, containing four three-bedroom, and two two-bedroom layouts, will be conveniently located near transit, grocery stores, commercial services and a secondary school as well as green spaces. The structure will feature a low-profile design, allowing it to blend seamlessly with the surrounding homes. ...

218 10th Avenue in Invermere - Official Opening on August 11, 2014

INVERMERE – The governments of Canada and British Columbia, along with community partners, officially opened an 18-unit apartment complex in Invermere, providing affordable housing for low to moderate income families. The newly renovated family development is within walking distance of amenities such as public transportation, medical services, parks, playgrounds, and commercial areas. The Family Resource Centre, owners and operators of the complex, provide counselling and support services for ...
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