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.
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.
New Journey Housing Open House! Thursday October 30th 3pm - 6pm
We are having an open house on Thursday October 30th from 3pm - 6pm. Everyone is welcome to come and see our new space. It's a come and go event so feel free to have a quick visit or stay longer. From 4pm - 5pm we'll be launching the new "Renting a Home in Manitoba" guide that was made in partnership with the MIRSSA housing committee and Literacy Partners of Manitoba. There will be light snacks and refreshments.
New Rental Resource Booklet!
A new booklet called "Renting a Home in Manitoba" is now available! We have FREE printed copies at New Journey Housing's office or you can click HERE to 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.
New Journey Housing has MOVED!!
New location: 200-305 Broadway (Second floor - corner of Broadway and Donald, right above the Starbucks)
All other contact information remains the same (204-942-2238, email@example.com)
New Rent Assist Program!
The Manitoba governemnt released a new program called Rent Assist. It will help low income people by providing a monthly benefit to help cover rental costs. They are two streams of the program: EIA Rent Assist and Non-EIA Rent Assist. For the Non-EIA program you can receive a maximum of $270/month. For more information click http://www.gov.mb.ca/jec/eia/rentassist/index.html
There is also an on-line calculator that will give you an estimate of how much benefit you could be eligable for. Click http://www.gov.mb.ca/jec/eia/rentassist/estimator.html
New Videos on how to Prepare an Apartment for Bed Bug Treatment
There are great new video resources available about how to prepare an apartment or a house for bed bug treatment. They show exactly what you have to do and are available in 12 different languages. Just go to www.northpointproductions.ca and go to DOWNLOADS, then select the video you want to see and the language you prefer.