Small And Self-Sufficient: An Affordable Housing Solution For First Nations Homeless Men

bella coola, bc photo by Christopher Michel is licensed under CC BY 2.0
The Town of Bella Coola, British Columbia, barely visible from high above the mountains.

Where the road meets the water at the end of a long British Columbia fijord, the magnificent scenery of Bella Coola is little comfort for indigenous men from the community who lead a life of rough sleeping or couch surfing. Nuxalk First Nation housing programs have assisted woman in transition and families, but not individuals. Now a ‘tiny home’ project is under development to provide permanent affordable housing solutions for single men.

Read more in The Battlefords Now: B.C. First Nation goes tiny in answer to housing needs of single men