Ottawa Community Housing News
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2018 AFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING CELEBRATED IN OTTAWA SOUTH Ottawa, ON — Funding for new… Continue Reading AFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING CELEBRATED IN OTTAWA SOUTH
April 3, 2018 John Fraser, MPP for Ottawa South and David McGuinty, MP for Ottawa South will be making an… Continue Reading Media Advisory: MPP John Fraser and MP David McGuinty to Make an Important Affordable Housing Announcement
The Community Safety Services team is moving to the office at 1485 Caldwell Ave. effective March 27. The move is… Continue Reading Community Safety Services moves to Caldwell
Click here to download the News Release from the Government of Canada and Government of Ontario. News Release – FOR… Continue Reading AFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING CELEBRATED IN OTTAWA WEST-NEPEAN
Bob Chiarelli and Anita Vandenbeld to Make an Announcement Please join Bob Chiarelli, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ottawa-West –… Continue Reading MEDIA ADVISORY / AVIS AUX MEDIAS: MPP Bob Chiarelli and MP Anita Vandenbeld to make an announcement March 12 @10:30 a.m.
Feb. 28, 2018 – Ottawa Community Housing Corporation applauds the federal government for the continued commitment to the National Housing… Continue Reading OCH applauds government commitment to housing strategy
Effective Feb. 25, community safety services will go to a 24-hour service delivery model. Officers had been working shifts that… Continue Reading Community safety services moves to 24-hour service delivery model
Feb. 23, 2018 – An array of solar panels covering an area equal to five tennis courts on our Regina… Continue Reading Solar panel project powered up in OCH community
For Immediate Release: Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCH) is passionate about supporting its employees to create healthy, safe… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Corporation Named One of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers for 2018
OTTAWA, December 14, 2017 – Ottawa Community Housing has issued the following statement regarding the fire that occurred early morning… Continue Reading Statement by Ottawa Community Housing on 1455 Heatherington Rd. fire
Ottawa Community Housing commends the federal government on the creation of an effective and meaningful National Housing Strategy. Canadians are… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Joint Statement – National Housing Strategy
Invitation to BBQ/Fire Prevention Week Launch Event Monday, September 25, 2017 1485 Heatherington Road 3PM
Everyday, over 32,000 Ottawa residents depend on our commitment to provide safe and affordable homes. OCH pursues its mission to… Continue Reading NOTICE: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Together with Ottawa Community Housing’s Caldwell community and dignitaries, TD Bank Group committed $250,000 to the OCH Foundation for an… Continue Reading OCH Foundation: TD Bank Group makes Largest Gift in Ottawa in 2017 to Support Parks and Green Space Revitalization to Help Families Living in Ottawa Community Housing
(OTTAWA) May 24, 2017 – Today, Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCH), in partnership with the City of Ottawa and Conseil… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Makes Historic Announcement About a Major New Development Project
(OTTAWA) March 23, 2017 – Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCH) welcomes the 2017 Federal budget and its commitment to invest… Continue Reading OCH applauds the Government of Canada’s renewed commitment to housing infrastructure funding in the 2017 Federal Budget
Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) provides approximately 15,000 homes to 32,000 tenants, including seniors, parents, children, couples, singles and persons with special needs, within many communities across the City of Ottawa. OCH houses a diverse population of varying languages, ethnicity and cultures. OCH is the largest social housing provider in Ottawa, managing two-thirds of the City’s social housing portfolio, and is the second largest in Ontario.
As a leader in the delivery of quality, affordable housing, Ottawa Community Housing collaborates with others to develop safe and healthy communities.
Financial sustainability involves positioning OCH to access available grants, maintain assets, implement refinancing strategies, and reinvest savings into our communities.
Portfolio Maintenance & Growth
Identifying and implementing redevelopment plans, increasing capacity and suitability of affordable housing, and expanding business opportunities and partnerships.
Safe & Healthy Communities
Undertaking initiatives that engage tenants in creating safe and inclusive neighborhoods, and creating the awareness and skills necessary for successful tenancies.
Promoting green culture through its Green Plan, which includes education and retrofit initiatives, and constantly developing and monitoring strategies to reduce energy consumption across our portfolio.