You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Housing

Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Whitehorse Salvation Army shelter sees higher demand, fewer donations – CBC

Demand for meals has gone up about 30 per cent this year, says executive director Dec 15, 2017 The Salvation Army in Whitehorse says it’s serving 30 per cent more meals than last year. Ian McKenzie says the new Centre of Hope in Whitehorse has been busy since opening on Oct. 6. Staff at the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 15, 201710 Views

Read More
HousingText

Governments of Canada and Yukon provide rental assistance for victims of violence

December 08, 2017 Four Whitehorse organizations will receive rental assistance funding to help victims of family violence gain and maintain affordable housing. This funding is available through the Canada-Yukon Investment in Affordable Housing Agreement. The rent supplement funding allows Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition, Victoria Faulkner Women’s Centre, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Society of Yukon and Blood Ties […]

by pmnationtalk on December 8, 201712 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

$240M for Nunavut housing ‘nowhere near’ what territory needs, says housing corp. – CBC

Dec 06, 2017 Terry Audla says it would take about 60 years to address Nunavut’s housing crisis at this rate The president of Nunavut Housing Corporation says the $240 million contained in last month’s national housing strategy will be a fraction of what the territory actually needs — only producing a few dozen more homes […]

by ahnationtalk on December 7, 201712 Views

Read More
HousingText

GNT: Announcement of a National Housing Strategy by the Government of Canada

YELLOWKNIFE (November 22, 2017) – The Minister Responsible for the Northwest Territories Housing Corporation and Minister Responsible for Addressing Homelessness, Caroline Cochrane issued the following statement on the release of the National Housing Strategy by the Government of Canada: “Ensuring adequate support for housing is of great importance to the Government of the Northwest Territories. […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 201714 Views

Read More
HousingText

Ministers committed to improving housing outcomes for Canadians

VICTORIA – Federal, Provincial and Territorial Housing Ministers Federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for housing met today to discuss key priorities for housing in Canada. Ministers agreed to move forward with a renewed federal, provincial and territorial collaboration in housing based on integrity, openness and respect. Ministers discussed the development of a National Housing Strategy […]

by pmnationtalk on November 22, 201716 Views

Read More
HousingText

River Bend affordable housing development opens first building

October 27, 2017 The Ta’an Kwäch’än Council, Da Daghay Development Corporation, along with the Governments of Canada and Yukon, and the City of Whitehorse, are pleased to announce the opening of the River Bend development in Whistle Bend today. The first of three buildings, providing 14 housing units to Yukoners, will open on November 1. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 30, 201715 Views

Read More
HousingAudio

Carmacks and Watson Lake receive funding to support affordable housing needs

YUKON, July 5, 2017 — The governments of Canada and Yukon will provide funding support to Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation and a landlord of Watson Lake to renovate and create affordable rental housing projects in Carmacks and Watson Lake. The federal and territorial government support will allow for the Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201759 Views

Read More
HousingText

CMHC: Northern Housing Report 2017

CALGARY, June 22, 2017 — According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s (CMHC) Northern Housing Report released today, stronger economic conditions are expected to improve housing demand in Yellowknife and Whitehorse. In Iqaluit, where the housing market is primarily non-market, additional social housing units are expected to start construction in 2018. Report highlights Whitehorse’s housing […]

by pmnationtalk on June 22, 201776 Views

Read More
First Nations Market Housing FundText

Fund Continues to Build Momentum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FUND CONTINUES TO BUILD MOMENTUM Niagara Falls, July 14, 2016 – John Beaucage, the Chair of the First Nations Market Housing Fund (the Fund), announced today that Northern Savings Credit Union in British Columbia has joined the Fund as a participating lender. In addition, Teslin Tlingit Council in the Yukon and the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 14, 2016214 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More