Housing Resource Centre
for Newcomers to Canada

Who are our Clients?

The focus of New Journey Housing is on newcomers, regardless of their immigration status or arrival date in Canada. We also serve as a resource centre for those who sponsor, support and house newcomers.

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Are You a Newcomer?

New Journey Housing defines "newcomer" as anyone who has recently moved to Canada. If you see yourself as a newcomer, you are welcome to utilize our resources and training as sources of support as you search for a home.

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Planning to Move to Winnipeg?

It is better to find a place to live once you have actually arrived here in Winnipeg. However, it is good to have as much information as possible, even before you arrive!

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New Journey Housing Website Reconstruction is Ongoing

We are updating our website over the next two months so some contents are not complete. If you do not find what you are looking for now, please contact us and we will try to help you!


Home Ownership Series: Government Programs for Homeowners Explained

 Meet the staff of Manitoba Housing and learn about all programs
 for homeowners and landlords.

 Workshop is free!
 Click here for details.


Run a workshop in your own organization

New Journey Housing is ready to go and conduct free workshops in your organization upon invitation. Workshops may be about rental, home purchasing, or budgeting, and can be tailored to your own needs. Workshops may be for your own staff or your clients.

Contact us now and book a workshop schedule!


Community Bed Bug Grant - Apply Now!

New Journey Housing clients AND residents of West Central/West Broadway neighbourhoods may apply for a grant to cover 50% of bed bug treatment cost or prevention materials up to $300 maximum.

Click here to learn more or contact us now!


New Journey Housing has MOVED!!

New location address: 200-305 Broadway (second floor - corner of Broadway and Donald, right above the Starbucks)

All other contact information remain the same:
Tel. 204-942-2238   Email: info@newjourneyhousing.com)


Hear about the latest from RTB

  The Residential Tenancies Branch (RTB) of Manitoba has released
   its Open Doors 2015 summer newsletter.

  Get updated on new information about rental regulations.

  Read previous newsletters here.


New Rental Resource Booklet!

   The Renting a Home in Manitoba booklet is now available! Visit New Journey
    Housing to get FREE printed copies or download a copy.

  The booklet covers information about finding a home to rent and all the rules
   about living in a rental home.

   The booklet was made in partnership with Literacy Partners of Manitoba,
   MIRSSA, Welcome Place, IRCOM, Winnipeg Rental Network, Manitoba
   government and New Journey Housing.


Bed Bug Resources

Bed bugs are a problem in Winnipeg and in many communities. Visit Bite Back Winnipeg to get good information about them.

    Watch video Dealing with Bedbugs in 21 different languages
     and learn how to prepare your apartment or house for bed bug
     treatment.

     This is courtesy of North Point Productions.

     Learn more.


Rent Assist Program

Rent Assist is a Manitoba government program that provides low income people with monthly financial benefit to cover a portion of rental costs.

People not receiving Employment and Income Assistance  (EIA) may apply for Rent Assist. Depending on the income level, a maximum of $270 per month can be provided. Read the Rent Assist Facts for more information. Download the Rent Assist Application Form to apply. 

To estimate how much benefits you may be able to receive, visit the Rent Assist Estimator.  


Great Video About Why Housing Matters

Here is a great video by ReThink about why public housing matters and how it's made a difference in many lives. Watch it HERE


Workshops

Budgeting Workshop
Tue, Aug 4th, 2015
Rental Workshop
Wed, Aug 5th, 2015
Rental Workshop
Fri, Aug 7th, 2015
Home Purchasing Workshop
Wed, Aug 12th, 2015
Rental Workshop
Fri, Aug 14th, 2015
Home Purchasing Workshop
Sat, Aug 22nd, 2015
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