July 20, 2023 at 10:00am - 11:00am

Vancity Non-Profit Housing Grants

This 1-hour session will provide information to housing providers on how to access up to $80,000 in grants from the Vancity Non-Profit Housing Retrofit Program. These grants, available to Vancity members, are flexible and easy to access. Join us to learn more about the application process and to hear from Brightside Homes about how this funding has helped the organization plan for deep retrofits and increased climate resilience in two of its buildings.

July 27, 2022 at 10:00 - 11:30am

Lived Experience of Extreme Heat: What We Heard and Opportunities for Improvement

This workshop will share the findings from a recent project that aimed to better understand the lived experience of three heat-vulnerable, equity-denied populations (priority populations) in B.C. during the 2021 heat events: people who are unhoused/insecurely housed; people with disabilities, and social isolated and economically marginalized seniors.