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

27-Feb-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

3 Habitat ReStore Employees Recognized for their Length of Service

We want to say a BIG HABITAT THANK YOU to Kathleen, Andrew, and Colleen for their loyalty and commitment to the Habitat ReStores! Kathleen has been a sales associate at…

18-Jan-2023 | Read More

Thank you to the James Strath PS community!

A big Habitat THANK YOU to our friends at the James Strath PS for raising $4520 from their basket raffle fundraiser, organized by their character committee! Because of your gift, more families will have a better chance for a stronger future through affordable homeownership!

16-Jan-2023 | Read More

National student writing contest returns to raise funds for Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region

Since 2007, students in Grades 4, 5, and 6 have shared what home means to them in a national writing contest that is now open and accepting entries. Submissions are…

09-Jan-2023 | Read More