News & Events

"Our focus is clear: to provide safe, affordable homes and services to residents, to manage costs, to grow housing stock and to strengthen the sector."
- Martina Jileckova
CEO Horizon Housing

News & Events

Horizon’s First Resident Creative Contest Brings Home to Life

May 4th, 2020

Creative submissions from Horizon’s Residents. This spring, amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Horizon launched its first-ever Creative Contest, encouraging residents to get creative using supplies and inspiration from home. Residents sent in photos of creative pieces that represented what home meant to them. From poetry and paintings to sculptures and knitting projects, we were inspired by […]

National Volunteer Week: Celebrating 365 Days of Community Contributions

April 24th, 2020

It’s National Volunteer Week, but we see the spirit of volunteering at Horizon 365 days of the year. Thank you to all the volunteers in our community who give their time so generously to help bring warm, welcoming homes to all our residents. Here’s a few highlights from the past year: Magnificent Mask MakersWith the […]

Winter Carnival: Kick-Off to the Holiday Season

November 16th, 2019

Saturday November 16, over 250 residents arrived by bus to the Bowness Community Association to take part in a kick-off to the holiday season – Horizon Housing’s Winter Carnival. “Our Winter Party is carefully planned to include all of our residents which is why we think through every detail – from choosing an accessible location […]

Horizon Housing’s 11th Annual Stampede BBQ

July 15th, 2019

On Thursday, July 11, Horizon Housing brought western festivities to residents with its 11th Annual Stampede BBQ. Over 350 residents, partners, sponsors, and volunteers joined the Horizon team at Bob Ward Residence to enjoy fresh-off-the-grill burgers, entertainment, games and prizes. This year’s event also featured several speakers: Horizon’s CEO Martina Jileckova, MP’s Kent Hehr and […]

Osler Volunteers Bring Little Free Libraries to Horizon

June 26th, 2019

On June 26, 50 volunteers from Osler joined forces at Horizon View to decorate little free libraries for Horizon Housing’s eight apartment buildings. In advance of the event, volunteers from the law firm also did an office-wide book drive to ensure the libraries, once delivered to each location, would arrive fully stocked. “When it comes to giving back, […]