People’s School focuses on research

More than 50 people from across the province gathered in Port Hawkesbury on May 11th to participate in a People’s School about researching housing needs in their communities. Co-hosted by the Extension Department at StFX, the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society...

Join the people’s school on housing needs

Finding affordable housing that is safe, secure and accessible is a challenge throughout Nova Scotia for many, especially those living on low incomes or with a disability. In response, more and more community groups are forming to learn about and to take action around...

We’ve reached our goal!

After a year of hosting fundraising events, the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) has achieved its Housing for Hope fundraising goal. The Society announced the start of its capital campaign in February 2018 with the ambitious goal of $250,000 to put towards...

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...

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,...

People’s School a success!

More than 60 people gathered in Antigonish on March 24th for a People’s School on Affordable Housing. Co-hosted by the Extension Department at StFX and the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS), the People’s School brought together community groups and...