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September 27, 2018 – Following the tornadoes that touched down in the National Capital Region on Friday, September 21, OCHC… Continue Reading OCHC wishes to thank tenants, staff, partners and the many volunteers for the recovery efforts following the tornadoes on Friday Sept 21
September 17, 2018 OCH would like to notify their tenants that Canada Post may be experiencing a labour disruption as… Continue Reading Notice: In the event of a disruption to Canada Post service
On August 7, Ottawa Community Housing Corporation welcomed Cindy Newell, as the new Director of Human Resources. Cindy comes to… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Welcomes New Director of Human Resources
Every day, thousands of Ottawa residents depend on our commitment to provide safe and affordable homes. OCHC pursues its mission… Continue Reading NOTICE: 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
OCHC CEO Stéphane Giguère made the following statement following the launch of the 2018 Canadian Rental Housing Index: “This week,… Continue Reading OCHC STATEMENT ON THE 2018 CANADIAN RENTAL HOUSING INDEX
Ottawa Community Housing’s CEO Stephane Giguere made the following statement following the federal government’s announcement of the National Housing Co-Investment… Continue Reading OCH STATEMENT ON THE NATIONAL HOUSING CO-INVESTMENT FUND
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.
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.