Upcoming Events

EVENT | Seniors’ Housing Forum – SAGE

September 11, 2018

The Seniors’ Housing Forum Planning Committee comprised of key community stakeholders, is presenting this one-day Seniors’ Housing Forum for seniors, their families and caregivers. The goal of the Forum is to educate participants about the range of housing options and community resources available for older adults and to guide individuals in planning appropriate future housing … Read More

EVENT | Building a Sustainable Sector Workshop Series – CHAC

September 11, 2018

Calgary’s Community Housing Affordability Collective (CHAC) hosts its inaugural event in their Building a Sustainable Sector workshop series. The guest speaker is Graham Sherman, co-owner of Tool Shed Brewing Company. He’ll share how working together, challenging the status quo and thinking outside the box can help us accomplish great things as a sector. This is … Read More

EVENT | Webinar on Canadian Rental Housing Index – Canada

August 31, 2018

The BC Non-Profit Housing Association and partners across Canada released a major update to the Canadian Rental Housing Index in May 2018. In this webinar, Brian Clifford, Policy Manager at the BC Non-Profit Housing Association, will provide an overview of the Index and its history; give a live demonstration on how to use the tool … Read More

EVENT | Edmonton Faith Communities Talk Housing – Edmonton

August 31, 2018

The Capital Region Interfaith Housing Initiative has invited representatives from all three levels of government, and all political parties to discuss how to respond together to the current shortage of affordable and supportive housing in Edmonton, and across the country. At this meeting, many different faith traditions (Muslim, Jewish, Evangelical, Catholic, Anglican, Sikh, Unitarian, Hindu, … Read More

EVENT | Opening Doors Conference – Calgary

August 28, 2018

On National Housing Day, join housing professionals and stakeholders from across Alberta discussing new and emerging trends and topics in the housing sector and engage in a day of training and networking. This year’s conference program highlights partnerships across the housing sector, explores the changing realities of affordable housing, and provides strategies and opportunities for … Read More

EVENT | Housing Consultation – Sherwood Park

August 28, 2018

The Sub-Regional Housing Consultation is on Friday, November 2, 2018. It’s open to those organizations involved in developing or managing housing, local government and planning, real estate, or providing support to those in need of appropriate housing. For more information, please contact Kaitlin Byar at kbyar@heartlandhousing.ca. November 2, 2018 9am-3pm Heartland Alliance Church Sherwood Park, … Read More

EVENT | Homeward Trust Research Symposium – Edmonton

August 28, 2018

Homeward Trust Research Symposium is open to practitioners, service providers, community stakeholders, policy-makers, and researchers. Participants can register for the morning session, afternoon session, or the full day. If you are unable to attend but would like to participate in the event, the Research Symposium will be available through webcast from your smartphone, tablet, or … Read More

EVENT | Micro home design competition – Calgary

August 14, 2018

Canada’s first micro home design competition is happening in Calgary. There are 10 unique homes, each with a different take on the optimal utilization of 100 square feet of living space. The tiny dwellings aim to bring applied research, attention, visibility and engagement to good design around affordable, energy and resource efficient, aesthetically pleasing microhomes … Read More

EVENT | Join the call for a legislated right to housing – Canada

August 14, 2018

An open letter calling on Prime Minister Trudeau to embed the right to housing in the National Housing Strategy legislation is now out. More than 170 organizations and prominent Canadians who have joined this call. Here are three key actions you can take to help build momentum: Get the word out to your networks Invite … Read More

EVENT | Housing on the Hill 2018 – Ottawa

August 3, 2018

Canadian Housing & Renewal Association is once again partnering with the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness to host the 2018 edition of Housing on the Hill on Tuesday, October 23. At this one-day event, attendees have the opportunity to meet one-on-one on Parliament Hill with Members of Parliament and Senators, hear from leading policy experts … Read More