NEWS | Canmore considers update to housing action plan

October 19, 2018By ANPHANews

It’s been more than seven years since Canmore council approved a comprehensive housing action plan and elected officials are looking at reassessing the strategic planning document in the near future. That assessment also includes looking at Canmore Community Housing Corporation (CCHC) and helping that organization finalize its 2019 business plan and next three-year strategic plan … Read More

NEWS | Ti’nu affordable housing officially open

October 19, 2018By ANPHANews

The governments of Alberta and Canada and the Town of Banff celebrate the grand opening of the new Ti’nu affordable apartment complex. 131 new units, including 8 barrier-free units, will provide modern, affordable and much-needed housing in a community with a zero per cent vacancy rate in the region. The Government of Alberta, with support from … Read More

JOBS | Housing Coordinator (Red Deer Housing Authority) – Red Deer

October 15, 2018By ANPHAOpportunities

Red Deer Housing Authority is seeking a Housing Coordinator in Red Deer, AB. The Housing Coordinator manages the Community Housing portfolio for Red Deer Housing Authority which includes 310 rental units in Red Deer and area. They adhere to the policy and guidelines established by Red Deer Housing Authority and applicable Government Departments; liaise with … Read More

EVENT | Webinar – Perpetual affordability and community control of the land – Canada

October 15, 2018By ANPHAEvent

Throughout Canada, the community land trust movement is picking up speed. The model proposes an approach to land that ensures perpetual affordability and community control of the land. The model aligns with the existing needs and characteristics of the communities in which it is used offering the opportunity to protect commercial properties, community gardens, co-ops, … Read More

RESEARCH | How life goals differ between men and women in Supportive Housing

October 15, 2018By ANPHAResearch

Men and women become and stay homeless for different reasons, but little research has examined how the gender identity of adults experiencing homelessness influences their goals. This study explored the life goals reported by homeless adults entering permanent supportive housing and how the goals differ by gender. Key findings 22% of women exiting homelessness reported … Read More

OPPORTUNITY | Nominations open for CHRA National Awards of Recognition

October 15, 2018By ANPHAOpportunities

Nominate an exceptional individual or organization for Canadian Housing and Renewal Association (CHRA)‘s Awards of Recognition. Each year the organization honours and pays tribute to outstanding individuals and organizations that excel at providing safe and affordable housing to all people living in Canada. Nominations for the four CHRA National Awards of Recognition are now open: … Read More

NEWS | Ground broken on $70M Londonderry housing project

October 15, 2018By ANPHANews

The province is contributing almost $50 million to a Londonderry housing project that will eventually be home to 240 families. The project is supposed to replace an older 80-unit complex in the community, and will feature one to five-bedroom homes and facilities for community organizations, like daycares. “This building is not only housing. It will … Read More

JOBS | Housing Access Coordinator (Homeward Trust) – Edmonton

October 9, 2018By ANPHAOpportunities

Homeward Trust is seeking a Housing Access Coordinator in Edmonton, AB. The Housing Access Coordinator is responsible for screening and referring persons seeking assistance due to homelessness or risk of losing their homes. Responsibilities include helping to determine individuals’ eligibility for the Housing First program or other appropriate housing/community support programs, and then providing liaison and … Read More