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Meet some members and managers coming to the Annual Meeting in Winnipeg

Meet some members and managers coming to the Annual Meeting in WinnipegMay 09

Co-op members and managers excited to be part of Winnipeg Annual Meeting Excitement is growing...

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Federal advocacy update: new federal announcements for housing and co-ops

Federal advocacy update: new federal announcements for housing and co-opsApril 30

In recent weeks, the federal government has made a series of housing announcements as part...

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Several sector organizations celebrate big anniversaries

Several sector organizations celebrate big anniversariesApril 30

In 2024, four successful Canadian co-op housing sector organizations are celebrating milestone anniversaries. For decades,...

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Federal budget highlights urgency of the housing crisis: co-ops are ready to build

Federal budget highlights urgency of the housing crisis: co-ops are ready to buildApril 16

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2024 OTTAWA – Today, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland tabled the...

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7:00 – 8:00 PM EST Join us to learn all about our upcoming annual meeting,...


Join us in Winnipeg, MB from June 6-8th for our 2024 Member Education Forum, Co-operative...


Wednesday, June 26th  at 2:00 p.m. for staff and managers Save the date: Changes to the...

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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May 17-18 is #WorldCLTDay2024.

Last November, CHF Canada participated in the first Community Land Trust Summit. Read our recap post to learn more about how co-ops and land trusts can partner to expand affordable, community-owned housing.

May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.

Today and every day, CHF Canada supports the fight against discrimination and violence towards 2SLGBTQ+ people, and we are committed to continuing to make co-op communities inclusive.

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CHF Canada
There's less than a month until our 2024 Annual Meeting in Winnipeg! We have an engaging program of workshops for co-op members, directors and staff, focusing on top issues within co-op housing communities. Register now to secure your workshop spot: chfcanada.coop/agm2024 ... See MoreSee Less
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