Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

October 15, 2009 23:59 ET

Renovation Funding for Ontario Benefits Windsor Shelter

WINDSOR, ON, Oct. 15 - The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation and Member of Parliament for Essex, Jeff Watson will join Hiatus House representatives to celebrate recent renovation funding for the shelter in Windsor, as part of $73 million in federal funding being spent in Ontario over two years for renovation projects.

Hiatus House is a 42-bed project for women who are victims of domestic violence and their children.

Date: October 16, 2009 Time: 11:00 a.m. *Location: 250 Louis Avenue Windsor, Ontario * For the safety and protection of clients, please do not publish location above.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries: Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482; Nicole Burgers, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416) 250-2760