Indigenous Housing Support During COVID-19


An initiative available through Miziwe Biik Development Corporation for those that identify as First Nations, Métis or Inuit may have available subsidy potential for you and your family affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Pending criteria, you may be eligible to access this support in such areas as shelter and rental/ housing subsidy, food and groceries, medical supplies/assistance, travel to appointments, home cleaning, emergency shelter. In some cases, you may be eligible to apply for assistance to recover expenses incurred as a result of the pandemic, loss of income and associated factors, retroactive to April 2020.

Contact: John Mattson, Indigenous Outreach Worker at 905-723-0036 x1266 or by cell at 365-688-1113 to see if you qualify.

Please review the updates in the COVID Relief Housing Support (Nov. 27, 2020)

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