NmTC Housing Network Members Workshop
Our next one-day workshop will be held 8:30am Wednesday April 30th, 2014 in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel, 1763 Comox Street.
We are pleased to announce the following agenda:
Morning - Housing as a Business
Ken Jacobs from Housing as a Business (HaaB) will be joining us to present and take your questions regarding the HaaB model. This may also be of interest to Economic Development personnel .
Afternoon – Interim Shelter Agreements
Anita Lopez from AANDC will join us to review criteria for the negotiation of Interim Shelter Agreements with AANDC. This may also be of interest to Social Development personnel.
For your information, review and preparation please see:
1. Attached Guide to Home Ownership Using a First Nation Designated Revolving Loan Fund
2. Attached AANDC letter from February 4, 2013
3. Attached APPENDIX A – Interim Shelter Agreement Criteria Checklist
4. Seabird Island First Nation has generously agreed to share their excellent Shelter Policy documents and presentations, which can be accessed at:
Please bring copies (hard and digital) for your relevant housing policies and rental agreements to review with Anita.
Accommodation, Travel and RSVP
Coast Plaza Hotel at 604-688-7711. Ask for the NmTC rate of $109 +taxes/night.
Coast Plaza Hotel, 1763 Comox Street, Vancouver
Your travel and accommodation expenses will be reimbursed as usual
Please confirm your attendance by April 15th. As we firm up our arrangements we will send a list of attendees, so that if possible, you can co-ordinate your travel arrangements with them.