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Twenty tiny homes to benefit low income and homeless residents in La Loche – larongeNOW

An affordable housing project in La Loche will specifically target low-income residents and the homeless. Twenty tiny homes are set to be completed this December with occupants allowed to move in by the end of February. While the criteria of who will be qualified for a unit is yet to be determined, La Loche Mayor […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 202180 Views

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Saskatchewan First Nation announces home building project with corrections program – Global News

September 15 2021 A Battleford-area First Nation has cut the ribbon for a project it hopes will bring economic sovereignty to the community. Read More: https://globalnews.ca/video/8191977/saskatchewan-first-nation-announces-home-building-project-with-corrections-program

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 2021104 Views

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Improvements to support child and family services, new school infrastructure and an emergency shelter announced for Saskatchewan First Nations

From: Indigenous Services Canada August 6, 2021 — Saskatoon, Treaty 6 Territory, Saskatchewan — Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada is working in partnership with First Nations to narrow socio-economic gaps and support their goals for self-determination. Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, concluded a regional visit to Saskatchewan where he […]

by ahnationtalk on August 6, 2021201 Views

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Canada announces support for rapid housing in Regina

July 28, 2021 Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for affordable housing and led to rising levels of homelessness. The Government of Canada created a national strategy to build hundreds of thousands of units and provide affordable housing to people across the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 2021176 Views

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Canada announces support for rapid housing in Saskatoon

27 July, 2021 Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for affordable housing and led to rising levels of homelessness. The Government of Canada created a national strategy to build hundreds of thousands of units and provide affordable housing to people across the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 27, 2021191 Views

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PAGC Announces Plans to Build a New Shelter for Women and Girls

Treaty 5, 6, 8 & 10 Territory. Prince Albert Grand Council today announced its plans to build a new emergency safe shelter for women and girls experiencing and fleeing violence and domestic abuse. PAGC plans on building the shelter in Montreal Lake Cree Nation to support Indigenous women and children through funding support of $4.39 […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 2021195 Views

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Métis Nation–Saskatchewan Invests in Elder’s Housing

April 23, 2021 – New construction of 26 energy-efficient, affordable, accessible and culturally appropriate Elder-focused rental apartments for Métis residents has been made possible by the Métis Nation–Saskatchewan Local 165, the Central Urban Métis Federation Incorporated (CUMFI), Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN– S) and a working partnership of federal and municipal funders. Round Prairie Elders’ Lodge affordable […]

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 2021114 Views

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Federal government funding $17M for housing in Saskatchewan First Nations – Global News

The federal government will be allocating $17 million to build 84 units of affordable housing for First Nations in Saskatchewan. The announcement was released on Thursday by Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Ahmed Hussen. Hussen is also minister responsible for the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) Hussen said in a press release […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 2021123 Views

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Canada Supports Rapid Housing Projects for First Nations in Saskatchewan

April 15, 2021 Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. The COVID-19 crisis has made it clear that affordable housing is key to Canada’s recovery as communities across the country, including those in Saskatchewan, are dealing with the devastating impacts of rising levels of homelessness and housing need. Today, the Honourable […]

by ahnationtalk on April 15, 2021130 Views

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Government Extends Sawêyihtotân Pilot With Saskatoon Tribal Council

March 31, 2021 The Government of Saskatchewan and Saskatoon Tribal Council (STC) have agreed to extend the Sawêyihtotân pilot project, which assists people experiencing homelessness to find stable and long-term housing.  Sawêyihtotân, pronounced “suh-WAY-EE-TOTE-tahn,” means “to bless each other through our show of respect for each other.” Building on its initial contribution of $100,000, the Government […]

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 2021258 Views

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