Housing Services

Housing Services

Gitxaała’s Housing Department is responsible for providing housing support and services to all residents of Gitxaała.

Director of Community Services: Ernie Westgarth

Housing Manager: Sierra Tolmie

Housing Clerk: Keenan Hill


Department Summary
  • To provide basic housing needs to all residents within Gitxaała Nation

  • Provide ongoing support in order to improve the quality of life within our community

  • To manage Gitxaała’s housing program in a cost effective, service oriented, and accountable manner

  • That all residents be treated fairly and equally with housing matters.

Offered Programs in Gitxaała (Lach Klan)
  • Maintenance of existing housing stock through funded organizations for the Mortgaged housing stock

  • RRAP (Residential Rehabilitation Assisted Program) Renovations for none mortgaged houses

  • Assistance in maintenance for Elders in private homes

  • Funding applications for private, mortgaged as well as existing commercial buildings.