With our compliments, please enjoy our latest quadrennial report herewith. Project AMIK II (on the cover) and AMIK III with a total of 42 all-aboriginal apartments in Toronto are breaking ground in the next weeks.
Northern Aboriginal Forestry and Housing Conference Promoting Forestry and Housing as Community Economic Drivers October 21 - 24, 2013: Canad Inns Polo Park, Winnipeg MB _____________________________________________________________________ http://www.frontiersmb.ca/events/northern-and-aboriginal-housing-forum-2... _____________________________________________________________________
WHO should come? • First Nation Leadership • Community Councils • Metis Communities • Tribal Councils • Government Staff Managers from • Housing • Employment & Training • Economic Development • Social Development • Housing, Forestry and Infrastructure Businesses • Construction trades, Professionals, Apprentices and Trainees
A 22-unit affordable housing development for Aboriginal households is moving ahead after receiving approval from the Ontario Municipal Board earlier this month—11 years after the project was first envisioned by New Frontiers Aboriginal Corporation. The organization, which opened its first affordable housing complex on Coxwell Avenue in 2002, has been looking for a new location for years. The St. Clair development will make a big difference at an individual scale, but do little to address the wider issue regarding the lack of affordable housing for vulnerable populations, said secretary-treasurer Charles Catto. “It will provide a home for 22 native households,” he said. “It’s just a drop in the bucket, but it’s a start and hopefully it will provide some momentum.” The OMB approval of the project at 3738 St.