Habitat for Humanity Canada

Solving Canada's National Housing Crisis Begins At Home

Habitat for Humanity Canada | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Business
Habitat for Humanity Canada

According to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, 12.5 per cent of all Canadian households experience an affordability crisis every day. Let me be clear -- this crisis is not limited to the real estate markets in Toronto and Vancouver. It is endemic and disproportionally affects low income working families, seniors, Indigenous people and recent immigrants. This is a large segment of our population that continually struggles to pay for the necessities of life.

On National Housing Day, Many Are Without

Habitat for Humanity Canada | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Impact
Habitat for Humanity Canada

Homeownership rates have declined among Canada's lowest-income group. For that reason, today, on National Housing Day, I strongly encourage you to consider donating your next dollar, or volunteering your next hour, to help a family move closer to homeownership. It's to everyone's benefit.

First Nations Team Up With Habitat For Humanity To Stop The Housing Crisis

The Huffington Post Canada | Lauren Strapagiel | Posted 09.21.2012 | Canada Impact

When the story of Attawapiskat’s housing emergency hit the headlines, non-Aboriginal Canadians got a glimpse into a crisis that exists in First Nati...

'If You're Looking At Just A Roof, That's All You'll See'

The Huffington Post Canada | Maya Hamovitch | Posted 08.07.2012 | Canada Impact

Stewart Hardacre, like many young adventurers, wanted to bask in the glory of travel, and extended his trip to Machu Picchu by volunteering with Hab...