Seniors Housing Project 2008

Recipient: Nechako View Seniors Housing
Amount: 75000
Date: 2008-07-23
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: After successful completion of two prior construction projects and the addition of several senior's housing units to the Vanderhoof community, Nechako View Senior Citizens Housing Society (NVSCHS) is approved to receive funding assistance to construct 8 more affordable housing units on the property. This type of housing is not eligible for government funding (such as Independent Living BC) as the units are designed to be self-supporting with no services. The primary beneficiaries of this project will be the growing senior's population of Vanderhoof and the local businesses and agencies that serve them.

The Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society we feel has been a great success, largely due to the grant for our shop addition from the NKDF. Without the grant we would not have had the courage to proceed with its...

~Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society