$20 – $30

Building Knowledge & Capacity in BC Small Communities in Affordable Housing

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Castlegar and District Community Complex

2101 6 Ave

Castlegar, BC V1N 3B2

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Join the Whistler Centre for Sustainability, BC Housing and Regional District of Central Kootenay for an engaging workshop to understand the key challenges in building affordable housing in small communities in BC, learn about proven leading practices in building affordable housing, and to co-develop specific strategies in your community to build housing on the ground.

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Workshop Objectives:

1. To develop a common understanding among Central Kootenay communities of the main challenges as well as leading practices in building affordable housing.
2. To provide a forum for learning about leading practices, tools and strategies for building affordable housing.
3. To provide a facilitated forum for discussion among stakeholders to share knowledge and exchange ideas.
4. To support the development of an immediate-term implementation plan for building affordable housing in the community.

Speakers confirmed to date:

Mark Brunton – Manager, Housing, Columbia Basin Trust
Janet Morton- Lower Columbia Affordable Housing Society
Sangita Sudan, General Manager of Development Services for the RDCK
Tim Wake– Affordable Housing Consultant
Peer-Daniel Krause, Policy Director – BC Non-Profit Housing Association

* Lunch and refreshments included.

This workshop qualifies for 6 CPL learning units from PIBC and 5 CPD points through BC Housing.

Partners:

Co-hosted by BC Housing and the Whistler Centre for Sustainability.

Thank you to our community partners Regional District of Central Kootenay and BC Non-Profit Housing Association.

BC Non-Profit Housing Association

We are grateful for the support of the Real Estate Foundation of BC and Columbia Basin Trust.



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