Daly Co-op’s renovations make aging in place easy

Ottawa’s Daly Co-op is undergoing a serious makeover! This 88-unit co-op is in the middle of a series of major renovations that are making the co-op safer, more modern, and more accessible, especially for seniors and members with disabilities. Most of the...

Bain Honour Canoe supports Truth and Reconciliation

The recipient of CHF Canada’s 2018 Award for Co-operative Achievement is Bain Co-op in Toronto, Ontario for its Honour Canoe Project. Bain Canoe crew member Crystal Walker-Habermel (pictured and featured in the award video) accepted the award on behalf of the co-op...
Atkinson Co-op: community is key

Atkinson Co-op: community is key

Atkinson Co-op: community is key When board member Nuha Habay speaks about Atkinson Co-op, she always returns to one word: community. “We have a strong sense of community and that’s what makes it really special,” she says.  A peek into the Alexandra Park Community...
Tamil Co-op opens its doors ever wider

Tamil Co-op opens its doors ever wider

Tamil Co-op opens its doors ever wider Tamil Co-op Homes has gone through many changes since it was built in 1984, but it has always been a model of what a safe, inclusive and diverse community can look like at its very best. The original purpose of the co-op was to...
Stability and Succession at West Glen Co-op

Stability and Succession at West Glen Co-op

Stability and Succession at West Glen Co-op At West Glen Co-op in Brantford, age matters. Their multi-generational board of directors is an important aspect of governance, and having senior members age in place helps to maintain continuity. “It’s a learning process on...