Nov 8 | Housing Support Workers Network Session: RTB


a Community of Practice (CoP) Network Session on…

The Residential Tenancies Branch:

·    Panel discussion of Rules & Regulations
Best practices overview with some examples
·    Group discussions on experiences, questions and other issues 

This is an inter-agency network meeting to share experiences and challenges related to secure tenancy.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

10:00 am—12:00 pm  

West End Commons |  641 St. Matthews Ave.

pls RSVP so we can provide beverages!


ph. 204-417-2039 or

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Nov 4 | Landlord Advantage Series - Pest Control

Landlord Advantage Series


 Pest Control issues

Guest Speaker:Taz Stuart, Poulin’s Pest Control

The Landlord Advantage Series workshops provides an overview of information for landlords. This free workshop will focus on habits and remediation strategies regarding bed bugs, the increase of cockroaches, and the presence of mice.


Saturday, November 4, 2017

9AM  - 11AM
Cindy Klassen Rec Centre

Large meeting room
999 Sargent Avenue 


Please RSVP  



No charge for this workshop

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Nov 8-29 | RentSmart Certificate course

The Chalmers Neighbourhood Renewal Corporation Is providing a RentSmart Certificate program starting November 8.
Through the RentSmart Certificate Course, you will learn:

·        How to plan for housing,

·        Identify what landlords look for in choosing a tenant,

·        Improve your chances for getting the housing you need, and

·        Learn how to improve your rental references and how to improve your credit rating.

At the completion of the course you will receive a 
RentSmart Certificate. RentSmart is a proven educational approach that provides a combination of life skills and knowledge for successful tenancies.


Nov 8 & 9

Nov 15 & 22

Nov 23 & 29

LOCATION: 180 Poplar Ave

Call Liz 204-333-9867 to Register

or email

Cost: pls call. Grants are available and the course is free to Chalmers area residents.

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October 13 | WRN Housing Support Worker Forum

2017 WRN Fall Forum: Confidentiality and Collaboration

This year we will be examining how to handle people's private information while at the same time reaching out and enlisting support and resouces for the individual. This will include discussion around estabishing consent forms and intake forums as well as electronic communications such as social media.

Friday October 13, 2017

9:00AM Registration | Wrap-up 3:30PM
Carol Shields Auditorium
Millennium Library
251 Donald Street

Please RSVP by October 9 at or call 204-417-2039

pls see attached poster

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 1:07 PM

Sept.23 | Landlord Advantage Series: Limiting Liabilities

WRN presents: the Landlord Advantage Series - the Limiting Liabilities workshop

This is a free workshop

SATURDAY, September 23, 2017      9:00AM—12 PM
Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex
999 Sargent Avenue

RSVP at or (204) 417-2039

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 12:00 AM