Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) is very pleased to welcome 120 Community Action Day volunteers to its’ east end communities, Donald Court and Russell Gardens. The… Continue Reading 120 Community Action Day Volunteers Give the Gift of Community Pride
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About Ottawa Community Housing Corporation
OCH provides approximately 15,000 homes to about 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. OCH was selected as one of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers in 2018, 2019 and 2020.
The OCH Board of Directors is comprised of twelve members, including four City Councillors, six Community representatives, a tenant Board member, and the Mayor as an Ex-Officio member. The Corporation operates at arm’s length from the City of Ottawa, our sole Shareholder. OCH collaborates with nearly 100 community and private sector partners to serve and support OCH residents. The OCH portfolio includes buildings ranging in age from one year old to over one hundred years old.
Press Releases, Statements, etc.
Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) is thrilled to have Greco Lean and Fit Centre volunteers help build a play structure at the newly expanded Carson’s Road… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Builds a New Play Structure with the Help of the Tony Greco Foundation
On Thursday, May 23 and Friday, May 24, volunteers from the Ottawa Young Construction Leaders (OYCL) will be giving a helping hand to Ottawa Community… Continue Reading Ottawa Community Housing Gets a Big Boost from Ottawa Young Construction Leaders
On Thursday, May 16, the Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) residents at 138 Arlington Street will welcome 60 Canadian Bar Association volunteers to their Centretown community.… Continue Reading The Canadian Bar Association and Benjamin Moore Join Forces to Help Ottawa Community Housing
On Saturday, May 11, the residents of Ottawa Community Housing’s Confederation Court will welcome 100 volunteers to their Walkley Road community. Based on discussions with… Continue Reading Youth Futures Participants Lead a Major Volunteer Event