Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Delaney: New affordable and accessible homes

Trico Homes held a sod-turning celebration for its 44-unit Delaney development on October 20th, 2016. The building will be located in the community of Mount Pleasant, with 12 apartments earmarked as affordable, which means they’ll be rented for 10 per cent less than the average market rate. Ten of those 12 will be wheelchair accessible....Read More→

Our New Home: Inclusio

On Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at our annual fundraising evening, Dinner for Doors, Accessible Housing was thrilled to make a special announcement. As you may already know, Accessible Housing is building a 45-unit accessible home as part of the RESOLVE Campaign which will open in late 2017. The former building at this site was called Fourth Dimension and the project...Read More→

Congratulations Greg!

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 was a truly a history-making day for Greg McMeekin, an Accessible Housing resident. It was on this day that Greg participated in a ceremony in which he was called to the bar at Calgary Courts Centre. He studied law at Carleton University and articled at Alberta Justice. Greg was born with cerebral palsy...Read More→

A Remarkable Evening

  Our third sold-out Dinner for Doors on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 was a great success! The evening was presented by First Calgary Financial, one of our amazing community partners. The evening was emceed by the talented Ken Lima-Coelho and was a great eye-opening experience for many. Attendees had the opportunity to navigate the evening in a...Read More→

AccessibleUniversity.com

Providing Practical Resources About Residential Accessibility As a centralized location for data, research, toolkits and practical information, Accessible U makes relevant and understandable information readily available to you. The site mobilizes existing information and champions best practices. Over time, research will generate new information that will be posted on Accessible U. Accessible Housing hears regularly...Read More→