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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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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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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Virtual Information Session – Homeownership

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. This might be the homeownership…

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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…

Homeowner Jane

Meet Jane – Leahy’s Lane

The path to homeownership for Jane Garant was not an easy one, but it’s a path that many people can probably relate to. And it’s a path that was made…

Meet Jeff – Leahy’s Lane

Jeff is a single parent, and recently had to move in with a family member. While he is grateful for his family, his current living arrangements do not give him…



International Youth Day

August 12th is International Youth Day! Habitat for Humanity Peterborough and Kawartha Region is dedicated to supporting and empowering youth through volunteer and employment opportunities to enhance their skills, gain…

03-Aug-2022 | Read More

International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples

August 9th is International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples. We pause to remember that, according to the United Nations, there are over 476 million Indigenous Peoples living in 90…

29-Jul-2022 | Read More

Thank you Living Local Marketplace

Every donation has a lasting impact on the lives of those who need safe and affordable housing. Together, we can help families achieve the strength, stability, and independence they need…

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