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.” With help from her sister, nine-year-old Franky,...

Applications are open!

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) is now accepting applications from potential tenants living on low incomes for 10 new affordable housing units now under construction at Riverside Estates. The multi-family building includes six two-bedroom and four...

Safety first!

Colleen Cameron, AAHS Chair, recently received a cheque for $1,500 from Antigonish MLA Randy Delorey to purchase items relating to safety promotion and/or vandalism reduction at Riverside Estates. The cheque is from the Insurance Bureau of Canada which provides  a...

One step closer

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) is one step closer to moving forward with the next phase of Riverside Estates. On June 1st, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and the Minister Responsible for Canada...

New shed for Riverside Estates

Tenants of Riverside Estates now have an outside storage shed for their use, thanks to first-year carpentry students at the Nova Scotia Community College. The students are part of a two-year carpentry diploma course at the Strait area campus under the direction of...