Upcoming Events

EVENT | Sustainable Sector Series: Government Relations 101 (CHAC) – Calgary

August 22, 2019

Are you curious about how relationships with government can make a difference to your organization’s mission? Do you have questions about how to implement an effective government relations strategy? Join CHAC’s panel of experts for some practical tips and thoughtful discussion about the basics of government relations and learn the who, what, why, and when … Read More

EVENT | Networking Reception (CHAC) – Calgary

June 21, 2019

A networking reception wine & cheese event to meet Bruce Irvine, The City of Calgary’s new Manager of Affordable Housing, and hear the latest from The City of Calgary and their affordable housing team. You will also hear from the co-chairs of CHAC on the advances and successes since the launch of the Common Vision … Read More

EVENT | ANPHA Annual General Meeting – Alberta

June 4, 2019

The Annual General Meeting for the Alberta Network of Public Housing Agencies (ANPHA) will be held via teleconference. Members are invited to attend via teleconference for the following purposes: To receive and adopt the minutes from June 18, 2018 To receive and consider the Financial Statements of the Association for the fiscal year ending December … Read More

EVENT | Leveraging Innovation – Affordable Housing Seminar – Edmonton

May 28, 2019

A presentation on new approaches and methods to build more dwellings that meets governmental accessibility and sustainability requirements, all within traditional development budgets. Seminar Main Speakers: Dr. Avi Friedman is a professor at the McGill School of Architecture in Montreal, Canada where he directs the Affordable Homes Research Group. Steve Pomeroy is Head of Focus Consulting … Read More

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