Seniors Housing Project

Recipient: Lakes District Senior Citizen's Housing Association
Amount: 100000
Date: 2004-07-21
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: Lakes District Senior Citizen's Housing Association (LDSCHA) built a senior's housing complex in the Village of Burns Lake. The Association constructed 17 new units to meet increasing demand for senior's housing in the Burns Lake area. The tenants for the supportive housing project are mainly residents from the Lakes District Area who require hospitality and personal care supports, either seniors or adults with physical disabilities, which restrict them from living independently. Each unit is self-contained and wheelchair accessible.

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