You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Housing

Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

The way forward for energy development? Cenovus commits to building hundreds of homes in communities closest to their oil sands operations – Todayville.com

Our Indigenous Housing program, the largest community investment initiative in Cenovus’s history, is aimed at addressing one of the most pressing issues facing Indigenous communities in Canada – the lack of adequate housing that is forcing many families to live in overcrowded and unsafe conditions. The program involves a plan to commit $10 million per […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 202022 Views

Read More
IndigenousAudio

Support for at-risk homeless in Lethbridge

The governments of Alberta and Canada will provide new housing units and on-site social supports for people who are at risk of homelessness in Lethbridge. The permanent supportive housing project will help people with addiction, mental health and other social and physical challenges. The Alberta government and the Government of Canada, through Canada Mortgage and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 202042 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Cenovus Energy commits $50M to Indigenous housing in northern Alberta – CTV News

January 30, 2020 CALGARY — Cenovus Energy has announced it will commit $10 million per year for five years to build new homes inside First Nations and Metis communities closest to its oilsands operations in northern Alberta. The new homes will be constructed in the following six communities near the Christina Lake and Foster Creek […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 202021 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Cenovus to help address Indigenous housing crisis in northern Alberta

Calgary, Alberta (January 30, 2020) – Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) today launched a major initiative aimed at addressing one of the most pressing issues facing Indigenous communities in Canada – the lack of adequate housing that is forcing many families to live in overcrowded and unsafe conditions. Cenovus is committing $10 million […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 202022 Views

Read More
IndigenousAudio

Beaver First Nation celebrates the opening of their new water treatment plant and housing

From: Indigenous Services Canada December 10, 2019 — Beaver First Nation, AB — Treaty 8 Territory — Indigenous Services Canada Today, Chief Trevor Mercredi and Beaver First Nation officially opened a new water treatment facility and six new housing units. The water project, in which the Government of Canada invested $14.2 million, included construction of […]

by ahnationtalk on December 10, 201973 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Nearly a quarter of Edmonton library patrons struggle with housing: study – Folio

Equitable access to public libraries helps socially vulnerable people maintain personal connections, says U of A researcher. A public library should be equitable to all members of society, regardless of how they choose to use it, according to a new University of Alberta study that suggests libraries have a role to play in connecting with […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 201964 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Indigenous Homelessness funding stream

From: Employment and Social Development Canada Reaching Home’s Indigenous Homelessness stream provides funding to organizations that provide supports to meet the unique needs of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness. The intent is that the funding be provided to Indigenous organizations located in urban centres. The program […]

by ahnationtalk on August 16, 201959 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Homes built by students for elders take shape on Maskwacis – CBC

Construction program motivates Indigenous teens to stay in school Jun 11, 2019 Nathaniel Bruno isn’t sure where he’d be if it wasn’t for the construction program that’s helping him earn credits toward high school graduation. “It’s making me stay in school,” said the Grade 9 student from Ermineskin Ehpewapahk Alternate School. “Last year wasn’t that […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201975 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Housing first – MRU

Calgary philanthropists David and Leslie Bissett make another important contribution to Mount Royal It can be hard enough for students with a strong support system to navigate their way through the post-secondary system, what with non-stop deadlines, packed schedules and difficult course content to learn. But since many of Mount Royal’s students come from Calgary […]

by ahnationtalk on May 30, 2019107 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy launches in Edmonton

From: Employment and Social Development Canada May 3, 2019 Edmonton, Alberta Employment and Social Development Canada Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. Yet every day, vulnerable Canadians experience homelessness, or are at risk of becoming homeless. The Government of Canada is taking action to help those in need and make […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 201982 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More