Suswin Housing First Program

Suswin Housing First Program helps urban Aboriginals who are facing housing barriers to find housing with community support in the Nipissing region.

This program delivers programming in a culturally responsive, flexible, and safe manner for all clients.

  • Assist in finding safe, affordable housing
  • Coordinate support services as needed-can include parenting, health and mental health care, counselling, addiction services, cultural services, food support, job support, crisis counselling, and basic needs
  • Advocacy support-develop safety plans
  • Assist with basic housing needs, landlord advocacy, and service provider advocacy
  • Attend meetings and appointments for support and advocacy

Contact Information:

Becky Mathies – Suswin Housing Navigator Worker

Contact Information:


Phone: 705-472-2811 ext 243

The Suswin Housing First Program is funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.