ABOUT Gabriel Dumont Non-Profit Homes (Metro Toronto) Inc, also known as GDNP Homes, is a centralized 87-unit Aboriginal apartment and townhouse complex. Established in 1985, they have 3 and 4 bedroom units to accommodate larger families, and are located in south east Scarborough. This project offers subsidized housing to families of First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples on a rent-geared to income basis.
VISION: To support Indigenous peoples in an urban setting while maintaining their cultural integrity.
MISSION: To relieve the poverty of urban Indigenous peoples through supplying low-cost rental accommodation on a non-profit basis.
ACTIONS: GDNP Homes supports building community involvement within GDNP Homes and the extended South East Scarborough Indigenous community. Through encouraging and promoting a better understanding of Indigenous peoples’ needs indicated by community consultation, GDNP Homes holds space for collaboration with other Indigenous agencies and organizations to provide resources. The support mechanisms address for cultural safety, self determination and building community capacity. GDNP Homes is dedicated to developing and delivering programs toenhance the social and cultural position of Indigenous peoples in an urban setting.
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4201 Kingston Road, Scarborough, ON, Canada