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.


- A Garden Party Fundraiser

Saturday June 1, 2024 - You are warmly invited to HomeGrown: A Garden Party Fundraiser in support of Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region. Get ready for an unforgettable evening set amidst lush gardens and twinkling stars of Northview Gardens. This isn't just any gathering; it is a celebration of our unwavering dedication to helping families flourish through the power of homeownership. HomeGrown promises a spotlight on all things local: from food to entertainment to a creatively curated silent auction.

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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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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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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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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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In-Person Homeownership Information Session

Learn more about Habitat PKR’s affordable Homeownership Program at our In-Person Homeownership Information Session on Monday, May 27,  1:00pm at Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region, 300 Milroy Drive, Peterborough, ON K9H 7M9…

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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, May 29 at 1…

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HomeGrown: a Habitat Garden Party Fundraiser

This event is now sold out. If you would like to join the waitlist for potential ticket availability, please contact Natalie Raponi, Sponsorship & Events Coordinator, via email at…

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Meet Brittany & Jason – Lindsay

Like most young families, Brittany and Jason have always dreamt about buying a home for themselves and their two girls, but with their monthly rent being close to the amount…

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!…



New Habitat ReStore Location Coming Soon!

We are excited to share that Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region has secured a new Habitat ReStore location, thanks to the support of a local community member! Our…

22-May-2024 | Read More

Habitat PKR Wins Innovation Award at the National Conference

From May 8-10, 2024, Habitat for Humanity Canada held its National Conference and Annual General Meeting in Windsor, Ontario. The event included the highly anticipated National Award Celebration Gala and…

17-May-2024 | Read More

Thank You McGraw Hill for Volunteering at the Lindsay ReStore

We want to say a huge Habitat THANK YOU to the team at McGraw Hill for dedicating their time to the Lindsay Habitat ReStore during their company’s Global Volunteer Week!…

15-May-2024 | Read More