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News for 2018

Mon Dec 17 20:13:42 UTC 2018

More affordable homes underway for families and seniors in Vancouver

VANCOUVER – New, affordable rental homes for single people, seniors and families in Vancouver are under construction, thanks to a partnership between the Government of British Columbia and the City of Vancouver.

Mon Dec 17 18:33:24 UTC 2018

New partnership will mean new homes and community services

NANAIMO – More affordable housing and improved community services will soon come to the Fifth Street corridor as a result of a new partnership.

Sat Dec 15 22:22:42 UTC 2018

Twenty new secure homes in Burnaby for women and children leaving violence

BURNABY – Women and children leaving violence in the Burnaby area will soon have more safe places to regroup, recover and begin rebuilding their lives.

Thu Dec 13 16:16:41 UTC 2018

B.C. government invests in new homes for Indigenous peoples in Langford

With construction getting underway on 60 homes at M’akloa Housing Society’s Station Avenue development, the B.C. government is adding to the project with 40 more new homes for Indigenous families in need.

Mon Dec 10 18:30:33 UTC 2018

More than 150 people move out of tents and into supportive housing in Nanaimo

NANAIMO – People experiencing homelessness in Nanaimo are settling into their new homes, following a successful move into two supportive housing sites in the community.

Fri Dec 07 21:45:02 UTC 2018

Elders and seniors benefiting from new housing

CAMPBELL RIVER – People in Campbell River, including Elders, seniors and those with physical disabilities, now have access to new affordable rental homes, thanks to a partnership between the Government of British Columbia and M'akola Housing Society.

Fri Dec 07 20:15:45 UTC 2018

More safe homes for women and children fleeing violence in Nanaimo

NANAIMO – Women and children leaving violence in Nanaimo will soon have more safe places to regroup, recover and begin rebuilding their lives.

Mon Dec 03 18:05:09 UTC 2018

New temporary shelter opens in Chilliwack

CHILLIWACK – People experiencing homelessness in Chilliwack will have access to 45 spaces of new temporary shelter as of this week, thanks to a partnership between BC Housing and Ruth and Naomi’s Mission.

Sat Nov 24 21:20:35 UTC 2018

More than 1,100 new homes coming for Indigenous peoples

PITT MEADOWS – Indigenous peoples on- and off-reserve will soon have access to more than 1,100 new affordable homes in 26 communities throughout British Columbia.

Fri Nov 23 19:00:57 UTC 2018

New affordable housing to help Port Alberni seniors

PORT ALBERNI – Seniors in Port Alberni will soon have access to additional affordable rental housing and long-term care so they can receive the services they need and continue to live in the community as they age.