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.
2,000 Syrian refugees coming to Manitoba soon!
To offer your donations or to volunteer, call the Red Cross
Syrian Refugee Info Line 1-888-662-3211.
We appreciate your support!
If you are a sponsor of incoming refugees, contact us if you need to:
- find housing
- apply for rent supplements
- train on tenancy rules and responsibilities
If you are a person wanting to help in housing, contact us if you need to:
- learn to become a landlord
- find a tenant
Our services are all free!
See media report on Syrian Refugees here.
Featured Workshop: How to Prepare Your Taxes
Click here for details.
Our Website is under Reconstruction
We are constructing a new website at this time. If you do not find what you are looking for, please contact us and we will try to help you.
Thank you for your patience!
An Enhanced Rent Assist Program Now in Effect!
The Manitoba government made an official announcement of an enhanced Rent Assist Program effective December 1st, 2015. The program will provide better benefits for families and individuals who pay more than 25 percent of their income on rent.
Minister Kevin Chief gave his remarks in an event hosted by New Journey Housing.
View photos of the announcement here.
New Buying a Home in Manitoba Booklet available!
Download free copy here.
After reading the booklet, we greatly encourage you to attend our free home purchasing workshop to put all information together.
Contact us to make an appopointment!
To order copies, visit MIRSSA website. There is $1 cost-recovery donation per copy.
Read a feature article in Winnipeg Free Press about the booklet here.
Renting a Home in Manitoba Booklet
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.
Making Your Money Work Booklet
Learn how money can work for you
The Making Your Money Work booklet is a good reading to understand how to
earn, spend, save, invest, borrow money and many more!
Download this booklet or come to New Journey Housing to get free copies.
Attend a budgeting workshop at New Journey Housing for a full classroom
Contact us now!
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
This is courtesy of North Point Productions.
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