Affordable HousingHousing is a basic need for everyone. The RDN recognizes that access to housing is part of a more sustainable region. Having enough housing to meet everyone's needs, in a choice of locations and at prices that people can afford is important for building healthy and economically strong communities. Click Here to read more about the purpose of this website.
Housing ResourcesClick the pictures below to find the housing information that you need...
Shelter and Food MaterialsClick the pictures below for materials with shelter and food resources in the region...
|Shelter and Food Brochure||Shelter Poster|
|This brochure gives information for emergency shelters, winter weather shelters, hot meal programs and food banks in the region. The brochure also provides bus route information to help find these services.||This poster includes information for emergency and winter weather shelters in the region.|
Click the picture below to find out how the RDN is working towards meeting regional housing needs...
|Meeting Regional Housing Needs|
Help Build What is NeededClick the picture below to learn about support and incentives to build affordable housing and join the Non-Profits and Private Developers already working with the RDN and Member Municipalities.
|Regional Housing Resource List|
This list can be used to help you find resources to meet your own or other people's housing needs within the Regional District of Nanaimo.
Please contact us if you provide housing or housing supports that are not listed.
Regional District of Nanaimo
Nanaimo Area: 250-390-6510
Parksville/Qualicum Area: 250-954-3798
Toll Free within BC: 1-877-607-4111
|Nanaimo Affordable Housing Society
|Community Resources Database|
If you need help finding subsidized housing, the Nanaimo Affordable Housing Society maintains a webpage of Housing Options for the City of Nanaimo.
In addition to crisis support the Vancouver Island Crisis Line (1-888-494-3888) provides community resource information and access to the Mental Health Crisis Response Team when appropriate.
Vancouver Island Crisis Society
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