Programs and Services

Is a taxable rent subsidy program for renters paying more than 30% of their income on housing costs.
Seniors Multiplex
Community led housing planning activities across the Northwest Territories.
Securing Assistance for Emergencies
Emergency repair funding that is available year-round for situations like freeze-ups and furnace failures.
fuel tank
Assisting homeowners replace aging above ground fuel tanks.
Buying a home
Provides homeownership assistance to you as an NWT resident if you are interested in buying your own home.
Homelessness Assistance Fund
Emergency funding if you are experiencing a housing-related crisis or are at risk of becoming homeless.
Education
Helping people acquire the skills needed to be successful homeowners.
Leasing a home
This program supports the NWTHC’s objective of increasing private homeownership in rural and remote communities where there are families with enough income to own and operate their own home
Federal funding that supports new and revitalization construction of affordable housing.
Public Housing
Income-based assistance for residents of more than 2400 Public Housing units.
Rapid Rehousing
The NWTHC partners with Non-Government Organizations to help provide housing stability to individuals.
Repairs and Enhancements
Make necessary repairs to your house to ensure a safe and healthy home.
Aging in Place
Supports energy enhancements and repairs so seniors can continue to live in their houses safely.
Support for upgrades to existing shelters, or to purchase needed equipment.
Funding for shelter and supports for people who are experiencing homelessness.
Provides supports for emergency housing and transitional housing in NWT’s smaller communities.