Nov 17 | Info Session: Fair Practice Office

Information Session The Fair Practice Office

November 17, 2016 1:30pm
MPR, 641 St. Matthews Ave West End Commons

The Fair Practices Office provides confidential and impartial assistance to Manitobans applying for, or receiving services under, the following Family Services and Jobs and the Economy programs who feel they have not been treated fairly:

Employment and Income Assistance
marketAbilities
Children’s disABILITY Services
Community Living disABILITY Services
Manitoba Early Learning and Child Care (subsidy)

The Fair Practices Office investigates complaints, mediates disputes and makes recommendations on individual cases to program staff based on investigation outcomes. It also helps to identify complaint patterns and makes recommendations to Government on how service delivery and fairness can be improved within the participating programs.


To register contact Rental Safety Coordinator: (204) 783-4141
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 1:05 PM

October 14 | WRN Housing Support Worker Forum: Transitions

2016 WRN Fall Forum: Transitions

The annual Housing Support Workers' forum will be examining "transitions" for several key demographics: Newcomers to Canada; Youth who are 'aging-out-of-care"; seniors switching to OAS; and First Nations people moving to the city.

Our afternoon will consist of updates on End Homelessness Winnipeg and Winnipeg Rental Network followed by break-out discussion groups.

Friday October 14, 2016
9:00AM Registration | Wrap-up 3:30PM
Carol Shields Auditorium
Millennium Library
251 Donald Street

Please RSVP by October 7 at contact@winnipegrentnet.ca or call 204-417-2039

pls see attached poster

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 4:07 PM

Sept 24 | Landlord Advantage workshops

See the attached for the next workshop in the Landlord Advantage Series:


On Saturday September 24th at 9AM we have "Limiting Liabilites".  This workshop covers a variety of issues, including by-law enforcement matters, insurance needs, fire safety regulation and tenant screening.

All workshops are held at the Cindy Klassen Rec Centre (in the large meeting room), 999 Sargent Ave.

These workshops are free, thanks to our funders.  Please contact Alana to registe
r: 204-417-2039 or alana@winnipegrentnet.ca
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 3:49 PM

Feb 27 | Apr 9 Landlord Advantage workshops


Upcoming workshops in the Landlord Advantage Series:

RTB Hearings and Appeals
Saturday, February 27, 2016

Renovations Programs and Grants
Saturday, April 9, 2016

workshops start at 9AM in the large meeting room at
Cindy Klassen Rec Centre
999 Sargent Ave.


call Alana to RSVP 204-417-2039 | alana@winnipegrentnet.ca

for poster, click here.
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 2:28 PM

Jan 18 | SNA Renter's Meeting

Spence Neighbourhood Association holds monthly meetings regarding Renter's Rights and Responsibilities.
Every 3rd Monday.
Next meeting is January 18, 430 Langside at 6PM

click here for more info
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 1:28 PM