Background:

P.A. Community Housing Society Inc.’s mandate is to provide subsidized, affordable and transitional rental units for the Métis community. PACHSI currently owns and maintains 217 houses, 11 family fourplexes, 1 four unit senior garden apartment, 3 duplexes, an 18 unit townhouse complex, 3 apartment blocks, 2 senior homes and several vacant properties for future development.

Current affordable projects under construction :

None at this time.

PACHSI partners with Gabriel Dumont Institution who provide a wage subsidy for persons of Metis ancestry for on the job maintenance training.  PACHSI also partners with Riverbend Institution under their integration back into society program.  Both these programs provide on the job training skills to prepare trainees for future employment in the industry.

Board of Directors:

Chairperson Arsene Parenteau – Appointed by Local #269
Vice-Chairperson  Ronald Fiddler – Appointed by Friendship Centre
Secretary  Darlene McKay – Appointed by Local #7
Treasurer  Leah Link – Appointed by Local #109
Director  Joanne Perry – Appointed by Local #7
Director  Tammy Mah – Appointed by Local #109
Director Gail Johnson – Appointed by Local #269
Director  Vacant – Appointed by Friendship Centre

Employees:

General Manager  Linda Boyer
Accountant  Val Zwack
Secretary  Kelli Fidler
Senior Housing Coordinator  Joanne Moisan
Housing Coordinator  Rhonda Dupuis
Housing Support Coordinator LaTonya Ross
Office Assistant  Patricia Joelson
Maintenance Supervisor  Mervin Gunville
Maintenance Man George Sayese
Maintenance Man  Dave Shewchuk
Maintenance Man Pat White
Maintenance Man  Mike Gyoerick
Maintenance Man  Richard Daigneault
Maintenance Man  Trent Parenteau
Maintenance Man  James Allard Jr.
Caretaker/Cleaner-Multi Units Dwayne Vandale