Seniors Housing Project 2006

Recipient: Nechako View Seniors Housing
Amount: 100000
Date: 2006-03-29
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: NKDF Directors were impressed with the track record and community spirit of this group. 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. With assistance from NKDF, Nechako View Senior Citizen's Home Society (NVSCHS) constructed new buildings, a 3-plex, a duplex, and a power building. 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