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Mark your calendar for CHF Canada’s 2017 AGM in Niagara Falls, June 7-10

Check out news about the 2017 program renewal.

Visit our dedicated campaign website to learn about why tens of thousands of low-income co‑op housing residents are in danger of losing their affordable homes.

What do you want for the future of co‑op housing? Join the conversation!

Tools and training for your housing co‑op

CHF Canada’s Refinancing Program enables Section 95 and 61 co‑ops to refinance renovations and renewal with credit union mortgages.

CHF Canada’s Co‑operative Enterprise Services, including insurance, investments, asset management, refinancing and more!

A forum where co‑ops can share experiences preparing for the end of federal operating agreements.

The voice of co‑op housing in Ontario.



2017 Greener Co‑op Microgrants

FEB 21  Greener Co‑op Microgrants will fund small projects. The deadline to apply is April 15, 2017.

Staff changes in national office

JAN 25  Tim Ross takes on the new role of Director, Strategic Affairs, effective Feb. 1, while Nick Sidor becomes part-time Special Advisor.

Ontario Council President makes deputation at Queen's Park

JAN 18  This afternoon, Ontario Council President David Waters and Ontario Region Government Relations Manager Simone Swail were invited to speak to the Standing Committee of Finance and Economic Affairs.    More…

Registration now open for Ontario Region Intro Course

JAN 17  Registration is now open for Ontario Region's Introduction to Co‑op Housing Management. This popular two-day course has not been offered in four years. Don't miss out!    More…

Promoting Affordable Housing Act passes at Queen's Park

DEC 7, 2016  The Promoting Affordable Housing Act passed at Queen's Park: Inclusionary Zoning is a welcome part of the Act.    More…

Start planning for CHF Canada’s 2017 Annual Meeting

DEC 1, 2016  Check the AGM website to find out about your 2017 Annual Meeting, June 7-10, in beautiful Niagara Falls.

Submission for the National Housing Strategy: Let’s Talk Co‑operative Housing

NOV 21, 2016  Canada’s housing co‑ops are ready to take a leading role in the federal government’s National Housing Strategy, according to this CHF Canada report

Video shows co‑ops benefiting from CHF Canada Refinancing and Asset Management

NOV 10, 2016  This new video shows co‑ops across the country renewing their homes thanks to refinancing and asset management services.

Budget 2017 Submission

OCT 27, 2016  Budget 2017 Submission You hold the key: What’s needed to fix co‑op housing    More…

Our Movement. Our Future. Voicing our Vision

OCT 20, 2016  What do you want for the future of Canada’s co‑op housing movement? This new video invites you to learn more about how you can share your ideas.

Other recent news

JAN 25  Co-op housing prominent as big city mayors push for housing-themed federal budget
NOV 29, 2016  CHF Canada makes Queen's Park deputation on Bill 7
NOV 2, 2016  November Featured Resource: NEW! LGBTQ Inclusive Co op Communities
SEP 28, 2016  BREAKING: An open letter on the National Housing Strategy



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