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Eskasoni man receives new home after living in shack for seven years – CTV News

May 31, 2020 ESKASONI FIRST NATION, N.S. — After seven years of living in a rundown shack, a man is finally receiving much-needed relief thanks to the community of Eskasoni First Nation, N.S. Having witnessed a man sleeping in a shack in the dead of winter, volunteers from Eskasoni spent months building a better shelter […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 202069 Views

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Multi-million tranche allocated for Indigenous housing in Nova Scotia – Mortgage Broker News

Nova Scotia has signed an agreement to further support Indigenous housing with the renovation of dozens of urban housing units in the province. The pact, which was cemented in early March, will set aside $3.7 million as funding for the repair and revitalization of 36 rental units owned and operated by the Tawaak Housing Association. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 1, 202061 Views

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Nova Scotia government signs $3.7-million Indigenous housing agreement – The Chronicle Herald

HALIFAX, N.S. — The province and federal government are ponying up $3.7 million to repair 36 low-income urban Indigenous housing units and fund 51 rent supplements. The funding is for Tawaak Housing Association which oversees 141 units in Nova Scotia. In January, tenants of the non-profit housing group spoke out about unsafe living conditions and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 3, 202059 Views

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NS Government: Agreement Provides More Support for Indigenous Housing

March 2, 2020 The quality of life for Nova Scotians greatly depends on access to safe and affordable housing. That is why the province has signed an agreement to fund the repair and renovation of rental units owned and operated by Tawaak Housing Association. Through the agreement, an investment of $3.7 million will be made […]

by ahnationtalk on March 3, 202063 Views

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PE Government: Community organizations receive funding for housing initiatives

Feb 21 2020 Several community organizations across the province will receive funding for housing projects to help Islanders in need of assisted living, shelter and more affordable housing options. Funding is provided through the Community Housing Fund to support initiatives for seniors, the Indigenous community, those experiencing homelessness and Islanders with intellectual and physical disabilities. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 21, 2020105 Views

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My kids can grow up in this house’: Habitat completes 1st home on Lennox Island – CBC

Sark home is Habitat for Humanity’s first build in Lennox Island First Nation Jan 27, 2020 After several years of bouncing around between different homes, Kelly Sark finally has the keys to her very own house — a three-bedroom home for her, and her two children. The house was built by Habitat for Humanity P.E.I., […]

by ahnationtalk on January 28, 202051 Views

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Tenants of N.S. Indigenous housing group decry deplorable building conditions – CBC

‘I haven’t felt safe since I moved in. This is the worst place I could be,’ says tenant Chantal Chassé Jan 14, 2020 The tenants of a non-profit housing association meant to benefit Indigenous people living in urban areas in Nova Scotia are speaking out about what they say are unsafe living conditions and a […]

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 202057 Views

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NunatuKavut launches two new significant programs: medical transportation and home repair

The NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) is proud to announce the launch of two pilot programs that directly contribute to the overall health and well-being of NunatuKavut Inuit and communities. The Medical Transportation Program is a $1.75 million program that provides financial support to help alleviate some of the travel costs in accessing specialized insured medical […]

by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202073 Views

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NB Government: Proposed changes will allow some victims of violence to end their leases early

27 November 2019 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government is proposing legislative changes to remove one of the financial barriers that prevents some victims of violence from leaving an abusive situation. Amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act introduced today will allow victims of domestic violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence or stalking to end their […]

by ahnationtalk on November 27, 201994 Views

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Investments Help More Nova Scotians Access Affordable Housing

September 18, 2019 Every Nova Scotian deserves a safe, suitable and affordable place to call home. That’s why government is investing $88 million over three years to ensure nearly 3,000 Nova Scotian households in need have access to more affordable housing options. The province’s three-year action plan is the first under the new federal-provincial housing […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201963 Views

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