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2021-22 AAHS Annual Report

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society dedicates our 2021-22 Annual Report to our late friend and colleague Justin Liengme who passed away on June 30, 2022. Justin was a Volunteer Director on our Board and served on our Building and Governance Committees. He not...

Summer youth job available: community garden coordinator

The Antigonish Affordable Housing Society and the Antigonish Food Security Association is seeking a Community Garden Coordinator to support various community garden sites in Antigonish.   This coordinator would be working with or in contact with a team of project...

Annual Report 2020-21

Annual Report 2020-21

Our 2020-21 Annual Report (pdf) is now available for download. Presented here is also a Message from the AAHS Board Chair.

People’s School focuses on research

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.

Join the people’s school on housing needs

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!

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...

Arisaig community dance supports AAHS

Arisaig community dance supports AAHS

The community of Arisaig has shown its support for the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) with a generous donation of $700 towards the Society’s Housing for Hope capital campaign. The funds were raised at the community’s annual fundraising dance spearheaded...

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...