Housing Programs and Financial Assistance
Funding for housing on reserve, and to help First Nations develop skills to manage and maintain housing.
Funding for rehabilitation of substandard housing, modifications for persons with disabilities, adaptations for seniors, and renovations to shelters for victims of family violence.
Employment and Skills Development
CMHC will be reaching out to First Nation communities about details announced in Budget 2016 and how to apply for program funding.
To help address urgent housing needs and improve housing and living conditions on reserve, the Government of Canada will invest:
- $137.7 million over two years mostly to help renovate and retrofit existing housing in First Nation communities
- $10.4 million over three years to renovate and construct new shelters for victims of family violence