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.

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-Sep-2019
Hands up Bobcaygeon Raffle Draw

The draw will take place at the Bobcaygeon Fall Fair on Saturday, September 28th, at 4pm, where three lucky winners will walk away with some amazing prizes! Tickets sell for…

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Meet the Hall Family

After being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, a type of cancer, Sabrina struggled physically, emotionally and financially to provide a decent home for her family. Medical expenses and loss of income…

Meet the Jacobs Family

The Jacobs family are currently living in a very small 3-bedroom, one-bathroom home in Curve Lake. Their rental home needs new windows, doors, a new roof and many other necessary…

Meet the Goneau Family

Bonnie Goneau finds a feeling of home when she is surrounded by family, in a secure place that reflects their style. While renting an older home in Lindsay, Bonnie found…

Meet the Clark-Bandi Family

On July 28th, 2016, Habitat officially broke ground on the Community Build Warsaw Project located at 887 Peterborough Street in Warsaw. The three-bedroom, single-family detached home is being purchased by…

Meet the Mills Family

In 2017 the Mills family had to leave their rental apartment for their own safety due to the presence of black mold. They lived in a motel with their children….

Latest

News

We’re Hiring – Construction Site Supervisor

Job Title: Construction Site Supervisor Vacancies: 2 positions Position Type: Contract Location: 300 Milroy Drive, Peterborough Ontario JOB PURPOSE Looking to make a real difference and impact in your community?…

14-Aug-2019 | Read More

Government of Canada Invests in Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region

Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why, in May 2018, the Government launched the National Housing Co-Investment Fund (NHCF), the largest program of…

13-Aug-2019 | Read More

Habitat Set to Build Affordable Condos on Leahy’s Lane

Giving a ‘Hand Up’ to 41 Local Households Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region is embarking on a new innovative building model which will add multi-residential developer to Habitat’s…

08-Aug-2019 | Read More