April 18, 2017 12:00 ET
SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - April 18, 2017) - The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan, along with Camponi Housing Corporation, announced funding for a new rental housing project for low- to moderate-income individuals and families in Saskatoon.
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), and the Honourable Tina Beaudry-Mellor, Minister of Social Services and Minister Responsible for the Saskatchewan Housing Corporation, made the announcement today.
"Our Government is dedicated to helping those in need, which is why we are proud to have invested in this project in Saskatoon. These new are more than just safe and affordable places to live, they are key to a better life for the residents who will call them home." - Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
"We are pleased to have been a part of this project to support Saskatoon individuals and families in greatest housing need. Together with the Government of Canada and Camponi Housing Corporation, we are making a difference and helping people achieve strength and stability beginning with safe, quality and affordable housing."- Honourable Tina Beaudry-Mellor, Minister of Social Services and Minister Responsible for Saskatchewan Housing Corporation
"Camponi Housing Corporation is aware of the crisis facing Aboriginal peoples, the attendant social problems and the need to provide supports that will meaningfully improve the health and well-being of our tenants. The provision of safe, adequate, supportive and affordable housing is essential to the overall community well-being and impacts on every individual living within Saskatoon. Joint initiatives like this one benefit all families within the City of Saskatoon."
- Angela Bishop, Chair, Camponi Housing Corporation
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