Welcome to Heart River Housing
** IMPORTANT NOTICE** No new applications for rent supplements are being accepted at this time while the existing programs are being reviewed for consistency of benefits and to ensure households that need assistance most are prioritized.
Heart River Housing provides subsidized social housing throughout our region. We are able to offer a variety of housing choices to seniors, moderate income individuals and families.
Heart River Housing strives to meet the changing needs of our partnering communities.
Reviewing Housing Needs in our Region - Planning for the Future
Heart River Housing (HRH) was established as Management Body under the Alberta Housing Act in 1995. Heart River Housing represents eleven municipalities in the area: Girouxville, Falher, Donnelly, McLennan, M.D. of Smoky River, High Prairie, Big Lakes County, Valleyview, M.D. of Greenview #16, Northern Sunrise County, and Fox Creek. Heart River Housing provides housing supports to more than 1000 individuals in 633 housing units in 12 communities of the region. HRH supports 172 Seniors Lodge units in three buildings, 126 Seniors Selfcontained apartments, 149 Family Housing units, supports 164 rent supplements, 10 Affordable Seniors’ apartments, 4 Affordable Family housing buildings with 16 units and 26 Affordable home ownership units.