The Ministry of Housing and Community Development is responsible for affordable housing programs in Manitoba.
The following programs are included under the CMHC — Manitoba Agreement for Investment in Affordable Housing.
Programs to Increase the Supply of Affordable Housing
- Manitoba Housing Secondary Suites Program
Financial assistance to eligible homeowners to construct a secondary suite. This program serves: Homeowners
Programs to Improve Housing Affordability
- Rent Supplement Program
Rent supplements to landlords to subsidise affordable rental units. This program serves: Renters including seniors, persons with disabilities and families
Programs to Renovate and Repair Housing
- Homeowner Renovation Assistance Program (PDF)
Forgivable loans to homeowners for eligible repairs to their home. This program serves: Homeowners
- Manitoba Emergency Repair Program for Homeowners (PDF)
Financial assistance for homeowners to undertake emergency repairs to their home. This program serves: Homeowners
- Rental Housing Improvement Program
Forgivable loans to landlords for repairs to eligible affordable rental dwellings. This program serves: Landlords
Programs to Foster Safe Independent Living
- Shelter Enhancement Program
Forgivable loans for the acquisition or construction of new shelters for victims of family violence or the repair, rehabilitation and improvement of existing shelters for victims of family violence. This program serves: Victims of Family Violence
- Residential Adaptations for Disabilities Program (PDF)
Forgivable loans to homeowners and landlords for accessibility modifications for persons with disabilities.This program serves: Persons with disabilities
The following is a link to housing programs in Manitoba that are not included under the CMHC — Manitoba Agreement for Investment inAffordable Housing.