Antigonish Affordable Housing Society: Work is progressing on the inside of the first four units in Riverside Estates.

We won!

Members of the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) are doing their happy dance after being awarded the $100,000 grand prize in the 2017 national Aviva Community Fund competition.

 

Antigonish Affordable Housing Society: The exterior walls are up and Riverside Estates is starting to take shape.

The Doors Are Open!

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society opens the doors on Phase 2 of Riverside Estates.

Antigonish Affordable Housing Society: Work is progressing on the inside of the first four units in Riverside Estates.

Local Fundraising Begins

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) will host a series of local fundraising events in the coming months as part of its Housing for Hope campaign.

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Our Community Navigator

Meet Carleton MacNeil, Riverside Estates’ Community Navigator. Carleton’s job is to work with the residents of Riverside Estates to turn the housing units into homes, and together, create a community.

 

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Antigonish Affordable Housing Society

Our four-unit building began welcoming tenants in March 2017. Phase 2 of Riverside Estates opened in October 2018 with an additional 10 one and two-bedroom units. in which it is located.

AAHS aims to break the cycle of poverty vulnerable people find themselves in, and to improve the quality of their lives by providing access to affordable and energy-efficient housing that is socially and financially sustainable, and supported by the community.

 

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Official opening a success!

Official opening a success!

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) hosted tenants, community members, as well as local, provincial and federal politicians, on Saturday, October 20, to celebrate the official opening of Phase 2 of Riverside Estates, its multi-family complex on Hope Lane....

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Christmas gifts for all ages

Christmas gifts for all ages

If you’re looking for Christmas gift ideas, the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) has a couple of suggestions. The Society will present an evening of music and song at the Bauer Theatre on December 20th and 21st. Home for Christmas: An Evening of Christmas...

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AAHS’s youngest champion

AAHS’s youngest champion

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) has a young champion! Six-year-old Lilien Gilham set up a lemonade stand near her home on Brookside Way recently to raise funds “for people who need a place to live.”

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