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About Us

Founded in 1956, the Greater Victoria Housing Society is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to providing affordable rental housing for low-to-moderate income families, seniors, working singles, and adults with diverse abilities who live independently.

We believe that safe and affordable housing is essential to a person’s well-being and a foundation for success in life. We imagine a community where everyone feels at home, where everyone has a home.

Our Mission

Providing low to moderate income households with affordable, secure rental housing contributing to healthy, thriving and liveable communities.

Our Goals

To provide high quality, safe, affordable rental housing.
To maintain our existing housing to the highest standard.
To respond to the need for affordable housing by improving, growing and expanding to meet the housing needs we see in our region.

"I would like to give many thanks to the Greater Victoria Housing Society for giving my son and I a wonderful place to live for the past five years. I would not be where I am today without the assistance of GVHS."