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Housing Co-ops and COVID-19

Housing Co-ops and COVID-19March 17

Updated January 27, 2022 At your housing co-op CHF Canada events CHF Canada member services...

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Linda Wilson: An LGBTQ+ co-op founder

Linda Wilson: An LGBTQ+ co-op founderJune 15

Although many people will have seen the rainbow flag that flies proudly in front of...

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At a Vancouver co-op, a diversity grant helps seeds of reconciliation grow

At a Vancouver co-op, a diversity grant helps seeds of reconciliation growJune 08

June is Indigenous History Month, a time when everyone in Canada is asked to look...

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Six lessons for co-ops looking to grow and build new homes to achieve the vision of Co-op Housing for All

Six lessons for co-ops looking to grow and build new homes to achieve the vision of Co-op Housing for AllMay 25

CHF Canada recently showcased the experiences of six housing co-ops championing the sector’s vision of...

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Canada’s housing co-ops remember Wes Hosler: a man for the members

Canada’s housing co-ops remember Wes Hosler: a man for the membersMay 24

Wes Hosler’s 1997 election as president of CHF Canada came at a perilous moment for...

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Events

29Jun

1:00 – 2:00 pm EASTERN TIME Understanding how important risk management is to your co-op...

13Jul

7:00 – 8:00 pm EASTERN TIME Understanding how important risk management is to your co-op...

27Jul

1:00 – 2:00 pm EASTERN TIME Understanding how important risk management is to your co-op...

10Aug

7:00 – 8:00 pm EASTERN TIME Understanding how important risk management is to your co-op...

24Aug

1:00 – 2:00 pm EASTERN TIME Understanding how important risk management is to your co-op...

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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Saturday, July 2nd is #CoopsDay, and it's the 100th year that it's been celebrated!

Visit https://www.coopsday.coop/ to share your story about how #CoopsBuildABetterWorld.

During the 2021 federal election, we were proud to be a leading partner in @votehousingca, a national non-partisan grassroots advocacy campaign seeking substantial action to end homelessness and housing need in Canada.

Learn more in our Annual Report: https://annualreport.chfcanada.coop/

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Saturday, July 2nd is #CoopsDay, and it's the 100th year that it's been celebrated!Visit www.coopsday.coop/ to share your story about how #coopsbuildabetterworld. ... See MoreSee Less
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In 2021, we took several steps towards securing support for low-income households in co-ops across the country, while also making the case for new public investments in growth and development. During the 2021 federal election, CHF Canada was a leading partner in Vote Housing, which is a national non-partisan grassroots advocacy campaign seeking substantial action to end homelessness and housing need in Canada. Learn more in our Annual Report: annualreport.chfcanada.coop/ ... See MoreSee Less
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