Affordable micro suite apartment building coming to Winnipeg’s Centennial area

A partnership between the Pollard family and all three levels of government will give people experiencing homelessness an affordable housing solution in Winnipeg’s Centennial area.

The Home First Winnipeg project will be a three-storey building at 390 Ross Ave. with 47 micro apartments (measuring 220 square feet each) for people experiencing homelessness, struggling with addictions and/or mental health issues or fleeing domestic violence. The building includes 15 units with accessible design for people with disabilities, which will be 260 square feet.