Sanford Housing Society offers an opportunity to work in a small, team-based work environment with others who are interested in housing development and property management. The Society has been operating for 25 years and partners with a variety of governmental and non-profit organizations to do its work. Salary and benefits are very competitive.
"Our residents feel safe and supported; they have each grown as people unique to who they are. When people feel secure, wellness happens in the same way enriched soil is the base for a better garden."- Ron Skolney-Elverson, Day Operations Supervisor, Kettle Friendship Society
"Since the house first opened in 2000, there have been lots of changes but one thing remains the same, Byron House is a home for all our residents. We are all very thankful for the assistance SHS has given us."- Victoria Lim, MPA
"Sanford Housing Society has provided a long overdue opportunity for mentally ill clients to obtain appropriate housing in a residence of their choice. The staff and service provider are extremely grateful to SHS for always striving to accommodate the residents' needs."- Andre Chevrier
"I am proud of my past association with SHS. The society ranks at the top in terms of delivering on its mission and the dedication of its staff and volunteers."- Marilyn Kerfoot, Honorary Board Member, Sanford Housing Society
"I have been sitting on Sanford Housing Society's Board of Directors since 2001. This experience is my unique way of giving back since I have a mental illness. Every grand opening of a new apartment building gives me wonderful feelings because I know what it can do for the people who move in." - Judy Newman, Board Member, Sanford Housing Society
"I have watched the Society expand and develop more complex projects, creating an enviable reputation and expertise in providing housing for persons with a mental illness. Quality of life has improved immeasurably as a result of the effects of the Society."- John Currie, Honorary Board Member, Sanford Housing Society