NiagaraÎÎs Housing and Homelessness Action Plan has been Approved
See Housing and Homelessness Action Plan for more on the future of Affordable Housing and Homeless solutions.
Niagara Regional Housing Accepting Applications for New Building in Welland
Niagara Regional Housing is accepting applications for our new non-smoking seniors (55+) apartment building at
235 Fitch Street (East Building), Welland, ON.
Three accessible 1 bedroom apartments will be available.
Rent will be determined according to income. Call NRH at 905-682-9201 for more information. Note that parking spots are limited. Units are expected to be ready for Spring 2014.
Niagara Renovates Program Accepting Applications
Applications now being accepted for the Niagara Renovates Program (both secondary suites and homeowner repairs). Applicants will be placed on a waiting list for 2013 funding.
Housing and Homelessness Action Plan Looks Into The Future
After months of community consultation, Niagara's draft Housing and Homelessness Action Plan is available for review.
Housing Provider Volunteer Board Member Applications Being Accepted
We are looking for volunteers who are willing to serve temporarily on housing provider Board of Directors.
Additional Funds Available for Welcome Home Niagara Home Ownership Program
Although the NRH Welcome Home Niagara program that was launched this past spring is closed, a small amount of funding is still available.
If you are in the process of purchasing a home or if you are able to find and close on a purchase before February 2014, contact Sarah at 905-682-9201 ext. 3931 to see if you are eligible for a 5% down payment assistance loan.
For more information, review the Welcome Home Niagara Fact Sheet.
Show Your Support for Affordable Housing
Housing Opens Door is a campaign to help make affordable housing a priority in Ontario, show your support and ring the doorbell.
New Units In Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls' Broadoak community has been transformed from an aging "un-green" community into a beautifully renovated, energy-efficient one.
Located at 7775 Jubilee Drive, these 3-bedroom units are available for $930/month plus utilities (parking included). Close to shopping, YMCA and QEW.
All applications are placed on the waiting list for a market rent unit.
Making a Difference in Affordable Housing Communities
The McLaughlin Street community in Welland has successful community programs provided by Faith Tabernacle Church and funded by Niagara Prosperity Initiatives.
Betty Boyd and Faith Tabernacle have become an important part of this community, as they offer a wide range of activities from the Community House.
Niagara Regional Housing is committed to reviewing our practices, processes and built environment for barriers to access for persons with disabilities.