Apr. 19 | Info Session on Rent Assist (non-EIA)

Spence Neighbourhood Assoc. is running an information session on non-EIA Rent Assist, for those who are living in the private rental market and are working or reeiving other benefits (CPP/OAS, etc.).

April 19, 2017 at 5:30PM
430 Langside St. (MERC)

for more info contact 204-783-5000 X107
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 3:46 PM

Mar 14 | Controlling Cockroach Infestations

West Broadway Community Organization is holding a information session with Taz Stuart of Poulins. Learn about best practices to avoid infestations in your home or to deal with an active infestation.

Tuesday, March 14 at 5:30PM
195 Young Street, Main floor lounge

to RSVP or for more information call 204-774-7201 x1 or email housing@westbroadway.mb.ca

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 4:13 PM

Mar 16 | Agency Discussion on RentSmart

The Winnipeg Rental Network is hosting a community discussion about a new rental preparedness program for renters called RentSmart.

Our community discussion will follow a national webinar by BC's Ready-to-Rent. RentSmart is becoming a nationally recognized model for tenant education and WRN is coordinating efforts to bring the program to Manitoba. For more information click on the attachement.

Thursday March 16, from 1 to 3PM
at 216 Pacific Ave (End Homelessness Winnipeg)

please RSVP because space is limited
phone 204-417-2039 or contact@winnipegrentnet.ca

if you are unable to join us, you can still join the webinar at: www.readytorentbc.org
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 4:50 PM

May 12, 13 | Building Bridges 2017 Conference

Save the Date!

Building Bridges Between Canada's Indigenous and Newcomer Groups
Conference 2017

A two-day conference bringing together community leaders, scholars and change-makers working towards more inclusivity and understandin between Indigencous and Newcomer groups.

May 12 - 13, 2017
Thunderbird House, Winnipeg

see poster and hosts here
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 12:50 PM

Feb 25 | Secondary Suites Presentation

The City of Winnipeg is offering a free interactive panel discussion about building Secondary Suites as part of the City of Winnipeg Housing Speakers Series.  Participants will learn about attached and detached secondary suites, building code requirements, zoning considerations, property assessment implications, and details of the Province of Manitoba's financial incentive program. This Panel Discussion will be of interest to anyone considering developemnt of a secondary suite in their singel family home.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
1 - 3 pm

Millennium Library, 251 Donald Street
2nd Floor - Buchwald Room

Register by February 17, 204-986-2636; speakerseries@winnipeg.ca

see attached for more info

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 1:20 PM