News & Events

"We are inspired to merge with Forward Housing, because our missions are so strongly aligned, our strengths are so highly complementary, and our impact can be so much more powerful once unified."

- Bryan Romanesky
Chair of Horizon Housing
Board of Directors

News & Events

Mural on Horizon Housing building honours Violet King, the first Black woman lawyer in Canada

August 23rd, 2022

One of Horizon Housing’s buildings received a beautiful facelift thanks to the Beltline Urban Murals Project (BUMP) and artist Curtia Wright . Violet King, first Black female lawyer in Canada, is […]

Horizon Housing and Forward Housing to combine as new not-for-profit force for affordable housing in Calgary

July 27th, 2022

Horizon Housing and Forward Housing – two leading affordable housing not-for-profits with long histories and strong legacies of service in Calgary – today announced plans to merge in the fall.

Horizon Housing Society converts hotel into affordable housing for Indigenous women and women who have experienced domestic violence

February 24th, 2022

Part of federal and municipal rapid rehousing collaboration CALGARY, [Feb. 23, 2022] – Thirty-three vulnerable women will have a place to call home, as Horizon Housing Society opens the doors […]

Dr. Falvo’s Research Report on Indigenous Housing Stability Wins Award

December 9th, 2021

In late spring of 2021, we shared the report Improving Housing Stability Among Indigenous Residents at Horizon Housing. This report was created through collaboration with Dr. Nick Falvo and the […]

Vaccines No Longer a Shot in the Dark

June 11th, 2021

Vaccines are our best defence against COVID-19. But for some, getting vaccinated poses challenges. Finding transportation to an appointment, mobility challenges, newcomers without a health care card, and having the […]