The New Housing Strategy prioritizes affordable housing for the most vulnerable in society and accords points for projects targeting these groups in the project vetting process.
June 19, 2019 - « [...] New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP), pan-Canadian funding stream. Up to $60 million in funding over five years is available for these projects, which are expected to begin in the fall of 2019. » - Government of Canada invests in pan-Canadian projects that support seniors - Employment and Social Development Canada
February 23, 2019 - « $40-billion for the 10-year National Housing Strategy, which will help ensure that vulnerable Canadians, including low-income seniors, have access to housing that meets their needs and that they can afford. » p. 70 - Investing in the Middle Class - Finance Department
May 2, 2018 - « The NHS prioritizes the most vulnerable Canadians: women and children fleeing domestic violence seniors Indigenous peoples homeless people people with disabilities those dealing with mental health and addiction issues veterans young adults racialized groups newcomers » - What is the strategy? - Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation
October 27, 2016 - "Bilateral agreements to deliver funding for affordable housing have also been signed with the majority of provinces and territories. The government is also expanding affordable housing, including among seniors, to support energy and water efficiency retrofits and renovations to existing social housing." - A Plan for Middle Class Progress : Fall Economic Statement - Government of Canada
"The National Housing Strategy is the largest and most ambitious federal housing program in Canadian history. Over the next decade, it will invest $55+ billion to build stronger communities and help Canadians across the country access a safe, affordable home." - National Housing Strategy - Canada Mortgage and Housing Coporation