Upcoming Events

EVENT | Accessible Homes Tour – Edmonton

May 24, 2019

Explore the home and all the features that make it accessible. The aim is to bring together city officials, builders, and citizens to explore what currently exists in accessible housing and to imagine how some of these features could be incorporated into standard building practice. Saturday, June 1 12-4pm Starling neighbourhood Location will be shared … Read More

EVENT | Fostering a future-oriented board – Calgary

May 14, 2019

The Community Housing Affordability Collective and Housing Partnership Canada are offering a workshop to senior non-profit leadership. In order to position a non-profit organization for future opportunities, it is essential to have a supportive Board of Directors. However, encouraging a Board to pursue innovation and managed risk often takes time and a deliberate approach. This … Read More

EVENT | Housing for Health Launch – Edmonton

May 7, 2019

The University of Alberta’s Housing for Health Project brings together multiple sector partners from 20+ organizations in Alberta, working together to improve housing developments that better support the health and wellbeing of our communities’ aging populations. Southwoods, in the neighbourhood of Hazeldean, is one of two pilot projects provided by Christenson Developments to be used … Read More

EVENT | Right to Housing News – Webinar

May 7, 2019

A webinar to bring you up to speed on what is happening, and to share the exciting next steps in Legislating the Right to Housing’s campaign and work. It’s free.   May 7, 2019 2-3pm MT Online    

EVENT | CHRA Federal Election Campaign – A Home for Everyone – Webinar

May 3, 2019

With the next federal election to be held in October 2019, the Canadian Housing and Renewal Association (CHRA) has been hard at work preparing a campaign designed to influence the electoral platforms and positions of the major political parties, and ultimately, the next government. The purpose of this webinar is to formally launch CHRA’s election campaign … Read More

EVENT | Coordinated Access – Webinar

May 3, 2019

Where to start, what to avoid, and how to take it to the next level the systems planning collective. In this session, presenters will draw on promising practices and dive into different models of Coordinated Access from their experience at the community level in Hamilton and St. John’s. They will give a sense of how … Read More

EVENT | Homelessness Data Sharing Initiative

April 19, 2019

Researchers from across Canada are gathering in Calgary to discuss the data they are collecting to support various projects related to homelessness. This two day conference focuses on discussions among researchers across the spectrum about how to get more from our data, both collectively and individually. Presenters will also highlight innovative practices in data utilization, … Read More

EVENT | 2019 Community Planning Association of Alberta Conference

April 19, 2019

The 2019 Community Planning Association of Alberta (CPAA) conference is bringing together planners, administrators and politicians from throughout Alberta, so that each might better appreciate and understand the others knowledge, priorities and perspectives. The conference creates a space for planners, administrators and politicians to explore how planning can help influence, shape and enhance our communities and … Read More

EVENT | CMHC Housing Research Awards

April 15, 2019

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)‘s Housing Research Awards program provides recognition to world-class housing research. The awards support research teams so that they can expand their work and share their knowledge. The awards recognize activities that are impactful and innovative in Canadian housing including: housing research research training knowledge mobilization outreach There are four … Read More