This holiday season, help a family experience the joy of homeownership

Despite having a job, Mavis, a single mom, struggled to find affordable housing for her family.

You can help families like Mavis’s experience the dream of affordable homeownership by supporting priority Habitat for Humanity housing projects.

Rosalynn Carter 1927-2023

Habitat Canada offers our sincere condolences to President Carter and the Carter family on the passing of former First Lady of the United States Rosalynn Carter.

Homeowners and Renters Reaching a Breaking Point

Habitat for Humanity Canada released results of annual survey revealing Canadians’ attitudes towards the affordable housing crisis and sheds light on the growing barriers to housing and homeownership.

Eleven local Habitats recognized as national award winners announced

From May 10-12, 2023, Habitat for Humanity Canada held its National Conference and Annual General Meeting in Winnipeg, Manitoba, which included celebrating the achievements of local Habitats during its National Award Celebration Gala and Dinner. Eleven local Habitats were recognized for their 2022 efforts and accomplishments. Congratulations to all the winners!

Four people standing in a warehouse, holding a sign for more affordable housing

Canada extends partnership with Habitat for Humanity to build more affordable housing

The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, alongside Iqwinder Gaheer, Member of Parliament for Mississauga-Malton, and Julia Deans, President and Chief Executive Officer, Habitat for Humanity Canada, announced a federal investment of $25 million to build 500 new affordable homes across Canada over the next three years.


Hassina's Story

Hassen and Hassina’s Canadian story began in a cramped 2-bedroom rental in Calgary, after Hassen moved here from South Africa for a better life in 2008.

With a lot of help from our friends