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.
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Hear about the latest from RTB
The Residential Tenancies Branch (RTB) of Manitoba has released
its Open Doors 2015 spring newsletter.
Get updated on new information about rental regulations.
Read previous newsletters here.
New Rental Resource 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.
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.
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