in Canada, 1 in 7 households do not have a decent place to call home

Our Vision

is a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live.

Our Mission

is to mobilize volunteers and community partners to help families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeownership.

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Home­ownership

Everyone should have a safe, decent and affordable place to call home. Find out how to qualify and apply for a Habitat home. The dream of homeownership is something that is achievable.

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Donations

Every gift, no matter the size, is an investment in strengthening your community and changing the future for local families. Find out how you can donate today to help build strength and stability.

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ReStores

Habitat ReStores are home and building supply stores that accept and resell quality new and used items. Find your local ReStore to donate today. Shop ReStore to provide more affordable homes in your community.

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Get Involved

Be part of the change you want to see in your community. Find information on volunteering, youth, women, group, and corporate opportunities. You can help ensure everyone has a decent place to live.

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Upcoming

Events

08-Dec-2022
2022 Charity Auction

Come one, come all to PKHBA & Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region’s Annual Charity Auction! Enjoy a night of bidding, great food, delicious drinks, quality company – and…

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12-Dec-2022
Virtual Homeownership Information Session

Tired of renting and looking to get into homeownership? Applications are now being accepted for Phase 2 of Leahy’s Lane for 2-bedroom condos in Peterborough and one single-family, 3-4 bedroom…

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16-Jan-2023
Virtual Homeownership Information Session

Tired of renting and looking to get into homeownership? Applications are now being accepted for Phase 2 of Leahy’s Lane for 2-bedroom condos in Peterborough and one single-family, 3-4 bedroom…

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Meet Angela – Leahy’s Lane

For me, home is a safe place, a place to feel secure and happy,” says Angela. Angela had always dreamed of owning her own home, but with the high housing…

Meet Edward and Jessica – Leahy’s Lane

Edward, Jessica, and their son were living in a one-bedroom apartment for five years. In the beginning, the apartment was a quiet and peaceful place, but that changed, and it…

Meet Heather – Leahy’s Lane

Becoming a homeowner allows me to build equity, but more than that, it gives me a sense of accomplishment and peace, knowing that I can own my place,” says Heather….

Meet Phuong – Leahy’s Lane

Owning a home gives me a sense of stability and comfort. I now have a quiet place to come home to,” says Phuong. Phuong was living in a rented basement…

Meet Nigel & Kimberly – Leahy’s Lane

Home is a safe place where a family can grow up healthy and happy,” says Nigel. Nigel, Kimberly, and their son’s living conditions were not ideal. Their place would get…

Latest

News

December ReStore Colouring Contest

To add some more fun to our Habitat ReStores, we are hosting a youth colouring contest throughout the month of December! The colouring contest is free and open to all…

02-Dec-2022 | Read More

National Housing Day 2022

Habitat for Humanity Canada has released a national survey revealing Canadians’ attitudes towards the affordable housing crisis in Canada and sheds light on the growing barriers to homeownership. The Affordable…

18-Nov-2022 | Read More

The Meaning of Home Contest

The Meaning of Home contest is back for its 16th year on January 9th! The contest invites Grades 4, 5, and 6 students from across Canada to submit a written…

09-Nov-2022 | Read More