The BRFN Housing Program
The BRFN Housing Program includes projects for on reserve housing needs. These include new housing starts (pending available funding), on reserve housing renovations, and the RRAP program through CMHC.
BRFN currently has approximately 378 houses on reserve. The population currently living on reserve is approximately 2300-2500 membership. The total population is approximately 3,700 of BRFN registered membership.
Recently BRFN purchased 41 trailers for BRFN membership, a project spanning from 2014-2017. The BRFN does not utilize the CMHC housing program to fund on reserve housing starts.
Local Labour Opportunity: If you are a skilled journeyman in carpentry, electrical or plumbing, please contact Leo Jack as we may be interested in acquiring your skills!
Did you know?
CMHC provides free workshops on How to Care for Your Home. BRFN will notify public via brfn.ca and local news sources for upcoming workshop dates. Stay tuned!
For Your Information
Here are a few useful links to external websites to assist you in caring for your home:
Care for Your Home https://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/first-nation/care-for-your-home/index.cfm