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Our House Project

Key Ceremony – NFSB – Our House

We had a day full of joy, a few tears, happiness and pride. Along with Habitat pour l’humanité Québec, the municipality of Ormstown, Écohabitation, our countless other partners, teachers, staff, students and volunteers – this morning we took part in the ‘Key Ceremony
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video: Volunteers making a difference! – Our House (Episode 20)

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.  – (Margaret Mead) Would you : raise at least $500, take a day off of work, do some free construction work (which is also a new experience for
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Video: Landscaping the lot – Our House (Episode 19)

The inside of the home is getting touch-ups, fixtures, paint and everything else needed to have the house ready for Stacey and her family to come and live in this summer. The outside however… needs lots of work. Who you going to call? The Landscaping department to the rescue! St
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Video: Canadian Proud – Our House (Episode 18)

Get a sneak peek inside of the House! The honourable member of the Canadian Parliament, Anne Minh-Thu Quach (Salaberry-Suroit), came to CVCEC and the Our House site to visit the installations, meet students and staff and learn about some of the innovative projects that are happening i
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We still need ONE FAMILY!

Believe it, TODAY on April 6th 2017 – we just received word that the 2nd FAMILY for the OUR HOUSE project is still out there!!! It can be you, or a family who you know. Don’t take it for granted that too many people are applying, we have some, but as of this very second, n
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Video: The Move (part 2 of 2) – Our House (Episode 17)

We meet the first family! The house finds a new address. We have a drone flying around getting wonderful footage! Get your first look at the ‘Our House’ home on the new site as the modules leave CVCEC by truck, get lifted by crane and placed into position in Ormstown​. WHA
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Video: The Move (part 1 of 2) – Our House (Episode 16)

The big day has arrived for our four modules to leave our centre and start their journey to their new address. Join us for “The MOVE” (part 1 of 2) as the modules get loaded onto trucks in preparation for the big day. Our staff and students talk about this milestone day in
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‘Our House’ gets a new address

What a day, what a day, what a day!!! A day full of skill, perseverance, pride, lots of emotions… and oh yeah, we can’t forget the extreme cold. Today the ‘Our House’ CVCEC (New Frontiers School Board) team and our partners secured the two Habitat pour l’
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Friday, Friday, Friday!

YOU ARE INVITED! We have a new moving date. Starting at approximately 7:00 am on February 10 (weather permitting), the modules of the multi­-dwelling home that CVCEC has been building for Habitat for Humanity, Province of Québec will be moved from CVCEC to the building site. Come any
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Exterior Finishing

The reality of finishing the exterior of a building is often complex. Having to deal with previous errors that drags on and often amplified from task to tasks. Dealing with modifications, materials, hardware, and tools issues, precaution and protection after installation but also weat
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Montreal Gazette – Our House Project

Here is the story form the Montreal Gazette Vocational students in Ormstown build homes and skills  
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video: Student Voices – Our House (episode 15)

James and Simon, two Carpentry students, let us know why they are so excited and grateful to be getting their education and helping out the community at the same time. And if you’ve missed our previous episodes, be sure to check them out in our: “Our House” Video Gallery – where you’l
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