Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

July 09, 2007 14:00 ET

Media Advisory/HRSDC/Winnipeg Housing and Homelessness Initiative

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2007) - The Honourable Monte Solberg, Minister of Human Resources and Social Development; the Honourable Kerri Irvin-Ross, Minister of Healthy Living for Manitoba; and Winnipeg Deputy Mayor Brenda Leipsic will make an announcement and participate in a milestone ceremony for Neeginan Village, a transitional student housing facility for single parents and people with disabilities who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

All dignitaries will be available to answer questions from the media and for a photo opportunity following the formal proceedings.



DATE: Tuesday, July 10, 2007

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

PLACE: Neeginan Village construction site
151 Higgins Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Rain Location: Aboriginal Centre Rotunda

Contact Information

  • Office of Minister Solberg
    Pema Lhalungpa
    Press Secretary
    819-994-2482
    or
    Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559