in Canada, 1 in 10 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.




Sunday Dinner at the ReStore

- Fundraising Event for Phase 2

POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 14, 2024 - Join us for the 1st annual Sunday Dinner at the ReStore. This new event will feature a family style dinner with wine, cocktails, a silent auction, entertainment, and more. All funds raised at this year’s event will support Habitat for Humanity PKR’s Phase 2, innovative 12-unit affordable condo development in Peterborough.




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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

28-Feb-2024
In-Person Homeownership Information Session

Learn more about Habitat PKR’s affordable Homeownership Program at our In-Person Homeownership Information Session on Wednesday, February 28,  8:00am at Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region, 300 Milroy Drive, Peterborough, ON K9H…

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20-Mar-2024
Virtual Homeownership Information Session

Are you tired of renting and dreaming of owning your own home? Learn more about Habitat PKR’s affordable Homeownership Program at the Virtual Information Session on Wednesday, March 20 at…

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Meet Ariel & Hugo – Leahy’s Lane Phase 2

Home to me means an oasis of safety, love, comfort and a source of pride Ariel and her son Hugo live in an old and beautiful downtown building that is…

Meet Dharmik & Shaili – Leahy’s Lane Phase 2

For us, home is a safe place to live, dance and celebrate. It’s somewhere to call our own. Dharmik and Shaili have always wanted to have their own space, but…

Meet James & Kayla – Fraserville

James, Kayla and their three children currently live in a rental home that is unsafe and cramped. The family is constantly dealing with mold issues, housing repairs that aren’t fixed…

Meet Derrick & Maelyn – Leahy’s Lane Phase 2

Home is everything! A home is a place where you feel completely comfortable and safe! It’s a sense of security as well as a sense of pride. It provides hope!…

Meet Jennifer & Anisa – Leahy’s Lane Phase 2

The struggle of finding a safe and stable place to live is a reality for many families, including Jennifer, a hard-working mother, and her daughter Anisa. They currently live in an apartment with a leaking bathroom ceiling, poor insulation leaving Anisa’s room colder than the rest of the place, and thin walls causing noise disturbance from next-door neighbors. On top of that, the apartment has no storage for Anisa’s medical equipment and supplies.

Latest

News

Now Hiring: ReStore Assistant Manager

Want a full-time job with most evenings and every Sunday off? Keep reading. Habitat ReStore is a social enterprise retailer that accepts and resells donations of new and used furniture,…

15-Feb-2024 | Read More

Family Day ReStore Hours

Our ReStore locations will be closed on Monday, February 19 for Family Day. This closure applies to our procurement department including ReStore donation pick-ups. We will resume our regular hours…

08-Feb-2024 | Read More

PKHBA Holiday Charity Auction for Habitat PKR raises over $21,000

Today we want to say a huge Habitat THANK YOU to everyone who supported our Annual Charity Holiday Auction, in partnership with the amazing Peterborough & The Kawarthas Home Builders…

08-Feb-2024 | Read More