July 11 | CoP Session: Housing Resources for Seniors

 The next WRN Community of Practice network session will be looking at Housing Resources for Seniors. Connect and learn from others working in the community, including the Seniors Resource Finder Program, A and O Support Service for Older Adults, Healthy Aging Resource Team and Home Care.

 

Please see attached, and distribute.                                                                     

 

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

10:00AM to Noon

West End Commons - Assembly Hall (basement)
641 St. Matthews Ave.

For more info, call 204-417-2110. Email contact@winnipegrentnet.ca to RSVP.

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 3:39 PM

July 11 | CoP Session: Housing Resources for Seniors


The next WRN Community of Practice network session will be looking at Housing Resources for Seniors. Connect and learn from others working in the community, including the Seniors Resource Finder Program, A&O Support Service for Older Adults, Healthy Aging Resource Team and Home Care.

 

This is a meeting for Service Agency workers. Please see attached, and distribute.                                                                     

 

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

10:00AM to Noon

West End Commons - Assembly Hall (basement)
641 St. Matthews Ave.

Call 204-417-2110 for more information. Email contact@winnipegrentnet.ca to RSVP.

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 3:37 PM

Mar 17 | Landlord Workshop: Hearings and Appeals


Navigating RTB Hearings & Appeals

Landlord Advantage Series: A free workshop on how to prepare for a residential tenancies branch (RTB) hearing or a residential tenancies commission hearing

This workshop will provide an overview of procedures, including information re: mediation, orders of possession and rent increases.


Presenters:
Client Services Officer, Residential Tenancies Branch
Lindsay Schaitel , Tenant Landlord Cooperation program             

 

Saturday, March 17, 2018

9:00AM

Cindy Klassen Rec Centre

Large meeting room

999 Sargent Avenue

 

Please RSVP by Mar 15 to alana@winnipegrentnet.ca or call 204-417-2039

 

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 4:20 PM

Ongoing: RentSmart Basics and Certificate classes

 
RentSmart - Tools and resources for renters - Winnipeg Rental Network - Affordable solutions for renting properties in Winnipeg


RentSmart
is a national education program for renters. In Manitoba, two programs are offered: RentSmart Basics and RentSmart Certificate.

 

To see a calendar of courses available, click here for the Basics program and click here for the Certificate program.

 

RentSmart Basics is and introductory course. RentSmart Basics courses are facilitated by RentSmart Educators and are adapted to meet the unique needs of specific populations such as youth, newcomers, people with disabilities and seniors. RentSmart Basics is typically 3 hours long and is often the precursor to the RentSmart Certificate course.

 

RentSmart Certificate is a 12-hour course that covers the following:

Tenant rights and responsibilities

Landlord responsibilities and expectations

Living with roommates, housemates and neighbours

Effective communication skills

Budgeting and planning for housing affordability and stability

Maintenance do's and don'ts

Crisis management, safety and pests

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 3:22 PM

Mar 14 | WRN Network Session:Successful Tenancies and Mental Health

Community of Practice Networking Session: 
Supporting Successful Tenancies and Mental Health


  • Learn about successful models and best practice approaches
  • Discuss challenges and successes
  • Connect with other service providers and resources in the community

 

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

10:00AM to Noon

West End Commons
Assembly Hall

641 St. Matthews Ave. 

contact@winnipegrentnet.ca  or call 204-417-2039 | 204-417-2110

 

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 3:06 PM