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

Gifting Holiday Cheer Amidst a Pandemic

December 17th, 2020

While we knew this holiday season would look different, we couldn’t let a pandemic stop us from sharing Horizon holiday cheer. With the help of some generous Calgarians, we delivered over 800 holiday gifts to all Horizon homes! Check out the local goodies inside and find out who helped make the gifts possible. Gifts galore, […]

Deck the Halls!

December 17th, 2020

In the spirit of the season, Horizon residents got creative, sharing submission for the latest Horizon contest: Deck the Halls! Residents sent in photos of their decorations, showing the spirit of the season is alive from the comfort and safety of home. Check out a sneak preview of submissions and hear why it’s important for […]

Breaking Ground and Making Homes

October 20th, 2020

With community partners present and shovels in hand, we broke ground on our latest housing development! See the excitement for yourself: The development, located in Calgary’s northeast community of Pineridge, will create 65 mixed-use, mixed-income homes for Calgarians. With supporting partners, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) and The City of Calgary, we celebrate a […]

From Hotel to Home: The Elan

July 28th, 2020

“Elan” is defined as “with energy, style and enthusiasm”. Today, thanks to an unprecedented donation from a private donor and his family, Horizon has begun transforming a hotel into homes. “We consider ourselves champions for home and are humbled by this donor’s belief in this mission,” says Martina Jileckova, CEO of Horizon Housing. “And because […]

New Mothers Find Home with Horizon

July 28th, 2020

Thanks to glasswaters foundation , new and expectant mothers now make their homes at Glasswaters House. The 10-bedroom home, originally built in the 1950s as a convent, was recently revitalized and now serves as a safe haven for new mothers. Horizon Housing and local support agency, Emma House , bring a home-like environment together with supportive programs to offer […]