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Housing Co-ops and COVID-19

Housing Co-ops and COVID-19March 17

Updated September 11, 2020 At your housing co-op CHF Canada events CHF Canada member services...

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CHF Canada’s Executive Director appointed to inaugural National Housing Council

CHF Canada’s Executive Director appointed to inaugural National Housing CouncilNovember 23

Yesterday, Ahmed Hussen, the federal minister responsible for housing announced the appointment of Tim Ross,...

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#HumansOfCoopHousing: Denise has given (and gotten) a lot during 30+ years managing co-ops

#HumansOfCoopHousing: Denise has given (and gotten) a lot during 30+ years managing co-opsNovember 18

Denise Toussaint has worked as a manager in the co-op housing sector since 1986. She...

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Co-op community garden becomes a community gathering place

Co-op community garden becomes a community gathering placeNovember 18

When Interlake Co-op in Teulon, MB, found out they’d received a Greener Co-op Microgrant from CHF...

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Reconciliation Toolkit: Ideas for Action

Reconciliation Toolkit: Ideas for ActionNovember 18

Ongoing legacies of colonialism continue to this day and show up as Indigenous people’s lack...

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FOR NORTHEASTERN ONTARIO AND SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO (defined as the area including Woodstock west to Windsor)...


FOR MEMBERS OF CHFT AND PHCHF ONLY There have been recent changes to the Housing...


FOR ALL This session will consider what is needed to take meaningful action that supports...


FOR ALL – PRE-RECORDED AVAILABLE FROM NOVEMBER 29th   Challenges and setbacks are not new to...


FOR ALL – PRE-RECORDED AVAILABLE FROM NOVEMBER 15th – 30th  Since before the global pandemic...

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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DYK: CHF BC and @coho_management are active participants in the @rightfitproject, which is designed to help match the scarce supply of wheelchair-accessible homes to wheelchair users looking for #affordablehousing? Learn more: http://ow.ly/rpSW50Cu7Zb #bcpoli

CHF Canada’s Executive Director has been appointed to the National Housing Council: