A well-informed membership makes the co-op housing movement stronger. Keep up-to-date on the latest CHF BC, and co-op housing related, goings-on by reading our latest news below. To get this news—and more— delivered directly to your inbox subscribe to our newsletters.

  19 November 2016   

CHF BC Gets a New Look!

CHF BC has been serving member housing co-ops since 1982. For almost 35 years we’ve sought to be the go-to hub for developing and strengthening community with responsive services, easy-to-access…

  8 November 2016   

Inspiring education conference and plenary

On October 22, CHF BC members came together for another inspiring education conference. There was great feedback from participants new, returning and from around the province.

  11 April 2016   

Co-op members build a strong platform for innovation at Spring Education Conference

A capacity crowd of CHF BC members took part in the Co-op Housing Education Conference on Saturday, April 9 with 150 people in 12 workshops. All the workshops were built around creating a strong…

  16 February 2016   

CHF BC responds to BC Budget news

Balanced budget doesn’t address affordable housing deficitBC’s budget may balance on paper, but it doesn’t do enough to address a growing affordable housing deficit, according to the…

  12 February 2016   

CHF BC responds to Province’s affordable housing announcement

CHF BC welcomes today’s announcement of the Province’s plan to invest $355 million over the next five years to create 2,000 new affordable homes.

  22 December 2015   

Record-breaking AGM generates excitement over new program, new board and new hope

A new program, a new board and new hope for members caught in the co-op housing crunch were all unveiled at a meeting that took AGMs to new heights. A record-breaking 64 delegates plus observers and…

  25 May 2015   

End of operating agreements sparks Island discussion

Housing co-op members packed another Vancouver Island Council meeting on Thursday night, May 21, and they were treated to a panel discussion on life after the end of co-op operating agreements with…

  5 May 2015   

CHF BC delegates enjoy upbeat and productive Semi-Annual General Meeting

CHF BC delegates came together on Saturday May 2 for a packed day of fun and business at CHF BC’s Semi-Annual General Meeting.Federation directors provided a rousing update on our progress…

  16 April 2015   

Vancouver Island Open House a resounding success!

A record number of members came out to the fifth annual Island Open House at the CHF BC and COHO Management Services offices in Victoria on April 15.

  23 March 2015   

Island members “Get Real” at all-day Island Education Day workshop

On Saturday, March 21, 19 enthusiastic members from 12 Island co-ops came together to “Get Real” at the Spring Island Education Day.

  26 February 2015   

Victoria Co-op Day fun annual networking with Victoria Health Co-op

Every year the Victoria Health Co-operative, a Victoria charity which runs a number of programs including the James Bay Health Co-op, invites CHF BC and other local co-ops to come to its Annual…

  3 March 2008   

Victoria Car Share Co-op visits Council meeting

Half of Vancouver Island member co-ops were represented at the Vancouver Island Council meeting in February. Congratulations to Marie Honey (Marigold Co-op) elected as council chair and Stephen…

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