Upcoming Events

EVENT | Open House for One Window initiative

February 26, 2019

The vision for the One Window initiative is to create a coordinated intake process across Calgary’s non-market housing providers that will improve the experience for Calgarians needing access to non-market housing and enable more people to be efficiently and successfully housed. It’s free. February 27, 2019 1:30-3:30pm Central Library 800 3 Street SE Calgary, AB

EVENT | National Conference on Ending Homelessness

February 19, 2019

The National Conference on Ending Homelessness arms policy makers, funders, researchers, advocates, community leaders and front line workers with the inspiration, information, tools and training they need to end homelessness. November 4-6  Edmonton Convention Centre Early bird registration deadline: August 2, 2019

EVENT | Workshop – Jump-Start Your Affordable Housing Development

February 15, 2019

The Sustainable Housing Initiative (SHI) is hosting workshops in Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto designed specifically for small organizations and communities working to develop affordable housing. Over the last 14 months the SHI has been collaborating with industry experts from across the county to develop a comprehensive step-by-step guide for building affordable housing. Join the workshop … Read More

EVENT | Conference – Homelessness Data Sharing Initiative

February 12, 2019

Join the Calgary Homeless Foundation and The School of Public Policy for Data That Makes a Difference, the fourth annual Homelessness Data Sharing Initiative. During this distinctive and informative event, we’ll also discuss future opportunities, and connect with one another to build our own networks in our shared vision of using data to make a … Read More

EVENT | Planning for Capital Upgrades

February 1, 2019

The CHAC’s Sustainable Sector Workshop on how to plan for capital upgrades for an existing portfolio. Ensuring the preservation of affordable rental units is critical during a time when our city is facing a shortage of this housing stock. Participants will have the opportunity to hear from representatives from CMHC, Boardwalk REIT, Stephenson Engineering and … Read More

EVENT | Coldest Night of Year

January 22, 2019

The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community. February 23 Various location

EVENT | National Congress on Housing and Homelessness 2019 – Conference

January 18, 2019

  Registration is now open for the Canadian Housing and Renewal Association‘s 51st National Congress on Housing and Homelessness. An opportunity to gather, learn and network with a growing Canadian body of practitioners, policy makers, front-line workers, government officials and key stakeholders in our sector. Each year we develop a unique program with 40+ workshops, … Read More

EVENT | Workshop – Funding Options for New Developments – Calgary

December 28, 2018

A discussion of innovative funding options for new affordable housing developments. It will explore how accessing capital and funding is a critical component of any new housing development and answer these questions: How do you access capital? What non-traditional sources of funding are available to affordable housing providers? How can I get pre-development work underway … Read More

EVENT | 2018 Community Update on Edmonton’s Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

November 12, 2018

Homeward Trust is hosting the 2018 Community Update on Edmonton’s Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. They will share local data, profile new initiatives and celebrate the progress made over the past year towards the work of ending homelessness in our City.   Welcome Greetings & Blessing 1:00pm – 1:15pm Community update 1:15pm – 2:00pm … Read More