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20 January 2022
This funding means that federally-administered co-ops located in BC, Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and PEI, whose operating agreements expired before April 2016 will now be able to access rental assistance until 2028 through FCHI.
7 November 2019
Enrolment in the FCHI-2 began last month for federally administered co-ops. The program will provide new rent assistance to low-income members beginning April 2020 and lasting until March 31, 2028.
In earlier communication we advised all federally administered co-ops to apply for enrolment in FCHI-2 in case they are eligible. We can now be more precise in our advice.
23 November 2017
On November 22, the federal government released the details of its long-anticipated National Housing Strategy.
CHF BC and the BC Non-Profit Housing Association (BCNPHA) were present at the announcement in Vancouver with the Hon. Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development.