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Co-operative housing today and tomorrow: CHF Canada’s 2024 federal budget recommendations

Co-operative housing today and tomorrow: CHF Canada’s 2024 federal budget recommendationsFebruary 15

Co-op housing is needed more than ever. At a time when so many Canadians are...

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Use your voice: Call for the launch of the Co-operative Housing Development Program  

Use your voice: Call for the launch of the Co-operative Housing Development Program  February 09

With the rising cost of living and a growing housing crisis, new co-op housing is...

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Call for Candidates: Bring your skills to CHF Canada’s Board of Directors and Committees

Call for Candidates: Bring your skills to CHF Canada’s Board of Directors and CommitteesFebruary 09

CHF Canada is looking for qualified candidates to run for positions available on our Board...

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Start planning for the 2024 Annual Meeting in Winnipeg

Start planning for the 2024 Annual Meeting in WinnipegFebruary 09

CHF Canada’s 2024 Annual Meeting website is now live, so you can start planning for...

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Events

16Mar

3:30-5:30PM EST Join us for the second in our series of three virtual National Spring...

13Apr

3:30-5:30pm EST Join us for our final workshop in the virtual National Spring Education workshop...

21Mar

1:15-2:30pm EASTERN TIME  Co-op managers & staff are invited to participate in CHF Canada’s monthly...

03Apr

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN. REGISTER BY MARCH 11TH, 2024. Foundations of Co-op Management  Wednesday, April 3,...

06Apr

1:15-2:30pm EASTERN TIME  Co-op managers & staff are invited to participate in CHF Canada’s monthly...

Success Stories and Social Feed

Success Stories

Innovative. Diverse. Democratic.
Find out why 250,000 people in Canada call housing co-ops home.

  • Stanley Knowles Co-op
    Stanley Knowles Co-op
    Toronto seniors enjoy a diverse community
    Flanked by condo towers in the dynamic Yonge-Eglinton neighborhood of Toronto, the co-op’s 103 units are home to a diverse community, 2/3 of whom are seniors.
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  • Fraserview Co-op
    Fraserview Co-op
    Beautiful new riverside co-op helps address Vancouver’s housing crunch.
    Developed in partnership with the City, this innovative project will provide affordable community housing desperately needed in a region with sky-high rents and real estate.
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  • Sundance Housing Co-op
    Sundance Housing Co-op
    Dedicated to sustainable living
    After operating for more than 40 years, this Edmonton co-op has begun a deep energy retrofit project.
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  • Tamil Co-operative Homes
    Tamil Co-operative Homes
    Community Spirit
    Once a haven for Tamil refugees, today this co-op welcomes immigrants from many countries and is considered not just an affordable stop but a permanent home.
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  • Unified Saint John Housing Co-op
    Unified Saint John Housing Co-op
    Co-operation Among Co-ops – Mergers
    The biggest merger in Canadian co-op housing history began with the desire for a stronger voice, financial sustainability and more opportunities for engagement.
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  • Hugh Garner Housing Co-op
    Hugh Garner Housing Co-op
    Planning and Advocacy
    This forward-looking community engaged politicians, ministers and other decision-makers to the benefit of thousands of housing co-op members across the country.
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Great profile on co-op member Sharon of William J. Beggs Housing Co-op in Scarborough, living affordably and in community. With the new @CHFTCHFT co-op development next door, new co-op members will also have the opportunity to thrive.

A housing system that works for all Canadians must include more co-operative housing. Read CHF Canada's recommendations for the 2024 Federal Budget.

1 week ago

CHF Canada
Thank you Minister Freeland for hosting this roundtable with housing advocates, including our own CHF Canada President, Cassia Kantrow. We will continue to advocate for new co-op homes, protection of existing affordable housing, and Indigenous rights in the next Federal budget. ... See MoreSee Less
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