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

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RECENT NEWS

CHF Canada mourns the loss of co‑op champion, MP Mauril Belanger

AUG 17  Yesterday, the housing co‑op community was saddened by the news of the death of MP Mauril Belanger, a friend and advocate of Canadian co‑ops.    More…

Funds allocated for Greener Co‑op Microgrants; applications closed for 2016

JUL 28  Funds for the 2016 Greener Co‑op Microgrant have been allocated. Additional funds will be available in 2017.

You Hold the Key update

JUL 25  CMHC has confirmed it will be in direct contact with eligible housing co‑ops to extend their operating agreements to receive the same subsidy amount as in the last year of their agreement, until March 31, 2018.

New! July Featured Resource

JUL 4  July Featured Resource – NEW POSTER! Your Co‑op. Your Community. Your Home.    More…

Ontario and Federal Government Sign Supplementary Agreement for IAH Doubling Funding

JUN 21  Ontario and Federal Government Sign Supplementary Agreement for IAH Doubling Funding    More…

News from Hamilton AGM

JUN 16  Read the June 16 issue of eNEWS for news from CHF Canada's 2016 Annual Meeting including awards, videos, resolutions, elections and special appearances by the federal and Ontario housing ministers.

Ontario separates Municipal Affairs and Housing; Chris Ballard named new Minister of Housing

JUN 13  With Kathleen Wynne's new cabinet sworn in today, Ontario has a new Minister of Housing: . Chris Ballard, MPP Newmarket-Aurora    More…

Ontario Council election results

JUN 13  On Friday June 10, Ontario delegates elected two new Council members and the Ontario Region representative on the national Board of Directors.    More…

Spring NewsBriefs 2016

MAY 24  The National and the Ontario Region NewsBriefs are available online. If your co‑op hasn't already received it, copies will arrive shortly by post.

Other recent news

JUL 5  Reno/Retro funding available for federally administered co-ops
MAY 18  Ontario tables new legislation: Promoting Affordable Housing Act 2016
APR 22  Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau visits co-op, highlights commitments to federal co-ops
MAR 14  CHF Canada welcomes inclusionary zoning in Ontario's updated Affordable Housing Strategy

 

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