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Beyond the Indian Act: Cree Nation looks for housing solutions – CBC

The Cree Nation looks remove systemic barriers to creating value in real estate Dec 20, 2018 The Cree Nation says it wants to take a “hard right” away from depending on social housing toward a new model of private home ownership to prevent a Cree “exodus” into neighbouring non-Indigenous towns. Addressing the housing crisis in […]

by ahnationtalk on December 20, 201827 Views

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Nunavik housing agency carries out evictions in seven communities – Nunatsiaq News

October 31, 2018 KMHB sent fourth and final notices to non-paying tenants last week The Kativik Municipal Housing Bureau says that 33 tenants have been evicted from social housing in response to court-ordered notices to pay up or get out. Quebec’s rental board, the Régie du logement, sent out final notices to 68 non-paying tenants […]

by ahnationtalk on October 31, 201832 Views

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Chez Doris: Thanks a Million for a Second Roof

The day shelter that helps women in vulnerable situations will open a second location to increase its services MONTREAL, Oct. 5, 2018  – The Chez Doris Women’s Day Shelter will soon be expanding its services for women in vulnerable situations with the acquisition of a second building in the west end of downtown Montreal. The purchase of the property […]

by pmnationtalk on October 5, 201847 Views

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Quebec beefs up Nunavik’s home ownership program – Nunatsiaq News

August 29, 2018 “Access to property is a step forward for us as it offers an alternative to social housing” The Quebec government has once again boosted the subsidy available to Nunavik residents looking to purchase their own homes. In a region where about 97 per cent of residents live in social housing, the Kativik […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 201837 Views

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Inauguration of 24 new social housing units for low-income Indigenous families in Val-d’Or

August 16, 2018 The Kijaté housing project was officially inaugurated today in Val-d’Or. The new 24-unit complex for low-income Indigenous families required more than $6.1 million in total investments. Tenants will benefit from psychosocial, community and integration support services Kijaté is an initiative of the Val-d’Or Native Friendship Centre. The opening was marked by the […]

by ahnationtalk on August 22, 201860 Views

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Release: Optimization of the Home Ownership and Renovation Program in the Kativik Region

Kuujjuaq, August 17, 2018 – The MNA for Ungava and Parliamentary Assistant for the Minister of Forests, Wildlife and Parks, Jean Boucher, announces on behalf of the Minister responsible for Consumer Protection and for Housing, Lise Thériault, improvements to the Home Ownership and Renovation Program in the Kativik Region. The Program provides financial assistance to current and […]

by pmnationtalk on August 22, 201846 Views

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Botched’ renovations in Nunavik homes will cost $100M to fix, lawyers claim – CBC

Kativik Municipal Housing Bureau alleges construction contracts for about 500 homes will need to be redone July 20, 2018 Nunavik and Quebec’s social housing authorities are suing construction companies for a total of $100 million for alleged faulty renovations in the province’s northern region. The Société d’habitation du Québec and the Kativik Municipal Housing Bureau filed three […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 201856 Views

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Nunavik organizations finally sign on to new, five-year housing agreement – Nunatsiaq.com

“We’re able to bring some relief to the backlog” July 05, 2018 A new social housing agreement brings some relief to Nunavik’s demand for more accommodation, the region’s leaders say. After years of negotiation, Nunavik leaders signed a new five-year tripartite housing agreement with the Quebec and federal governments in late May. The new agreement, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201877 Views

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Speech from Minister Jean-Yves Duclos: Reaching Home, the redesigned Homelessness Partnering Strategy

From: Employment and Social Development Canada Montreal, Quebec June 13, 2018 Check against delivery Mesdames, messieurs, Hello, everyone. It is my pleasure to be here in Montreal on the traditional territory of the Mohawk people. Thank you to the community group L’Itinéraire and to everyone working at The Roundhouse Café for allowing us to be […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201833 Views

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Speech from Minister Jean-Yves Duclos: Reaching Home, the redesigned Homelessness Partnering Strategy

From: Employment and Social Development Canada Montreal, Quebec June 13, 2018 Check against delivery Mesdames, messieurs, Hello, everyone. It is my pleasure to be here in Montreal on the traditional territory of the Mohawk people. Thank you to the community group L’Itinéraire and to everyone working at The Roundhouse Café for allowing us to be […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201834 Views

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