Brampton Caledon

How to Apply for Homeownership in Brampton Caledon:

 

Habitat for Humanity GTA is building 10 townhouses on Kennedy Road in Caledon in 2017/18. We are scheduled to be building 13 townhouses on McLaughlin Road in Brampton in 2018. We are currently accepting new applications for homeownership for both projects.

 

STEP 1:  REVIEW ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE

 

STEP 2:  ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION

Families who are interested in applying for a Habitat GTA home in Brampton Caledon must first attend a Homeownership Information Session, where they will then receive an application.

Upcoming Homeownership Information Sessions:

Please note the following information sessions are for our Brampton and Caledon builds only.

Date/Time

Address

Saturday, March 25th 2017 at 10:00am

Brampton Union Street YMCA
20 Union St., Brampton, On   L6V 1R2

Wednesday, April 5th 2017 at 7:00pm

Fortinos Community Room upstairs at 35 Worthington Avenue (Brampton, ON L7A 2YZ)

Saturday, April 22nd 2017 at 10:00am

Brampton Union Street YMCA
20 Union St., Brampton, On   L6V 1R2

Saturday, May 13th 2017 at 10:00am

Brampton Union Street YMCA
20 Union St., Brampton, On   L6V 1R2

Saturday, May 27th 2017 at 10:00am 

Brampton Union Street YMCA
20 Union St., Brampton, On   L6V 1R2

Saturday, June 10th 2017 at 10:00am

Brampton Union Street YMCA
20 Union St., Brampton, On   L6V 1R2

Saturday, June 24th 2017 at 10:00am 
Brampton Union Street YMCA
20 Union St., Brampton, On   L6V 1R2

 

For sessions at the Brampton YMCA, please ensure that you arrive 10 minutes early to obtain a parking permit from the front desk at the YMCA. Parking tickets may be issued to cars that do not have a permit.

Applicants only need to attend one session to receive an application.

Please arrive on time as space is limited. We are unable to accommodate children. 

STEP 3:  SUBMIT A COMPLETED APPLICATION

Applications for Homeownership will be distributed at the end of each Homeownership Information Session.  Once you’ve attended an Information Session and completed the application you may submit it along with all requested documentation to:

Attn: Family Selection Committee

Habitat for Humanity GTA – Brampton Caledon Office

268 Rutherford Road South, Unit #5

Brampton, ON L6W 3N3

 

STEP 4:  APPLICATIONS REVIEWED

A committee of volunteers called the Family Selection Committee (FSC) will conduct a thorough review of each submitted application.  The selection process includes:

  • Review of all financial records to determine an applicant’s financial stability
  • Conduct a home interview to assess level of need
  • Request police record check for all adult members of household
  • FSC deliberates to decide if basic eligibility criteria are met
  • Recommend approval of applicant  to Family Services Steering Committee
  • Family Services Steering Committee deliberates to confirm approval of application
  • Partner Family notified of approval of application