Loretta’s story

Loretta’s home ownership journey began three years ago, whilst still living in Metis Urban Housing with her four children. Following a relatively quick referral process from Metis Urban Housing and […]

A mother’s love

Hello, my name is Stephanie. My daughter and I have been living in a home we bought through Habitat for over eight years now. Before I approached Habitat, I was […]

New beginnings in Slave Lake

Blessing and Florence have been homeowners since May 2019. After seeing a Habitat Edmonton newspaper ad back in 2018, Blessing and Florence became our fourth homeowners in Slave Lake. When describing their […]

Giving up was never an option

When Reier and Rhonda go married over twenty-one years ago, they had big plans for their future. Those plans included having four children together and living in a decent sized […]

Amy’s fresh start

Amy’s home ownership journey started as she spoke to a Habitat Edmonton representative on the phone as she was cleaning a fire engine at the fire hall in Edson, Alberta, […]

Cindy – resilience personified

My name is Cindy and I have been a partner family for 6 years and even though you are not helping build my dream you are helping to build another […]

A “hand up” in Edson

Jennifer and her husband Joseph used to rent a home in a four-plex in the community of Edson. It was a two bedroom house, but they could only utilize one […]

Shelly’s Story

Pictured is Shelly and her daughters enjoying a traditional Newfoundland Mother’s Day lobster dinner. My name is Shelly, and I have two daughters. We own a Habitat “buy back” home […]

At home in South Edmonton

Kadra is ecstatic about her new life at Neufeld Landing, a Habitat development in south Edmonton. She is married to Abdul, and they have two children: Tasleem, their 9-year old […]