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
Ottawa Community Housing News
Invitation to BBQ/Fire Prevention Week Launch Event Monday, September 25, 2017 1485 Heatherington Road 3PM
OTTAWA – On September 21, 2017, about 35 volunteers from the Intergovernmental Affairs and Youth Secretariats of the Privy Council… Continue Reading Media Advisory: Privy Council Office of the Government of Canada Volunteering with Ottawa Community Housing
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
Starting March 6, 2017 you can connect with us using one phone number only: 613-731-1182 We want to make it… Continue Reading You asked us to improve our phone contact with you and we are doing it!
(OTTAWA) February 21, 2017 – Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) acknowledges the financial support from the City of Ottawa’s Energy Evolution… Continue Reading OCH Receives $70,000 from the City of Ottawa’s Energy Evolution Catalyst Projects Program
Connected for Success continues to expand across Rogers’ cable footprint. The $9.99/month internet program is available to tenants with low-incomes in… Continue Reading Rogers and Ottawa Community Housing Bridge the Digital Divide for Nearly 15,000 Households with Connected for Success
Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCHC) is the largest social housing provider in Ottawa and the second largest in Ontario. We… Continue Reading JOIN OCH’S FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN OTTAWA COMMUNITIES!
Thank you to all participants who attended the 2016 OCH Partnership Forum Key Note Address Christo Bilukidi – Former NFL… Continue Reading 2016 OCH Partnership Forum
(OTTAWA) December 21, 2016 – Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCH) is excited to announce a new partnership with National Capital… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Partners with National Capital FreeNet to Offer Low-Cost Internet Services to OCH Tenants
(OTTAWA) December 9, 2016 – Starting Monday, December 12, Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCH) call centre will be answering emergency… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Corporation and Gloucester Housing Corporation Partner Up To Better Serve Tenants
Retrofits Improving Comfort, Increasing Safety and Reducing Electricity Costs NEWS October 13, 2016 Minister of Energy Glenn… Continue Reading Ontario Supporting Social Housing Retrofits in Ottawa
Have you received exceptional service from an OCH employee? Here is your opportunity to nominate an employee who provides outstanding… Continue Reading OCH Employee Recognition Program – 2016 Tenant Service Award
(OTTAWA) August 31, 2016 – Today, the tenants of Ottawa Community Housing’s Golden Manor community saw their dream of having a… Continue Reading PCL Canada, United Way Ottawa and Ottawa Community Housing Partner up to Build New Gazebo
Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Community Housing is excited to announce a new mural that was unveiled at Bellevue Community Centre on Wednesday… Continue Reading New Mural Unveiled at Bellevue Community Centre
(OTTAWA) July 5, 2016 – This morning, Chandra Arya, Member of Parliament for Nepean, visited Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) head… Continue Reading CHANDRA ARYA VISITS OCH TO CELEBRATE STUDENTS TAKING PART IN THE CANADA SUMMER JOBS PROGRAM
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.