What's New

September 18, 2014
CHOICE Carpentry Pre-Apprenticeship Program Continues to be a Success

It’s been said that in the construction world, everyone speaks one language: LOUD. The carpenters-in-training embarking on the beginning of a new career are also speaking loud about the great training opportunity provided to them through the CHOICE Carpentry Pre-Apprenticeship program.

September 16, 2014
Growing Gardens, Feeding People and Building Community

With summer in full bloom, residents came together in August to share the fruits of the season at the re-opening of the Regent Park Community Garden.

September 11, 2014
Young Toronto Community Housing residents recognized with scholarships Toronto Community Housing is home to some brilliant young minds, something that was celebrated earlier this month at a back-to-school barbeque in the Firgrove community.
September 8, 2014
Toronto Community Housing youth gear up for KickStart Toronto Community Housing is partnering with the MLSE Foundation, Kia Canada and Toronto FC on the 2014 season of KickStart.
September 3, 2014
Toronto Community Housing’s Midnight Madness basketball program a slam dunk success On Friday nights at University of Toronto’s Scarborough Campus Athletic Centre, youth from Toronto Community Housing neighborhoods are playing basketball through Midnight Madness, a program which aims to keep kids on the court and off the streets.
August 26, 2014
Toronto Community Housing youth wrap up 26th season of Rookie League 1,700 youth from 60 Toronto Community Housing neighbourhoods celebrated the finale of the 2014 Rookie League season at the University of Toronto Scarborough Athletics Field on Thursday, August 14th.
August 14, 2014
Toronto Community Housing Expands Affordable Home Ownership Program and Reports Significant Progress on Capital Plan Repairs

Toronto Community Housing residents will be given the chance to buy a new home following approval of an expanded Affordable Home Ownership Program by the Board of Directors today. The Board also discussed Toronto Community Housing’s progress in making significant investments in repairs in the first full year of its 10-year capital plan.

August 12, 2014
Toronto Community Housing Calls on Federal Government to Invest in Housing Infrastructure In its submission to the 2015 Federal pre-budget consultations, Toronto Community Housing is proposing that the Government of Canada invest in housing infrastructure to help prevent its 58,500 housing units from reaching a critical state of disrepair.
August 11, 2014
Participatory Budgeting Builds Pride of Place at Toronto Community Housing Toronto Community Housing’s Participatory Budgeting (PB) program helps instill a pride of place among residents by giving them a say in how capital dollars are invested in their communities. Now in its twelfth year, PB has been given a $5 million investment out of Toronto Community Housing’s $128 million 2014 capital repair budget. 
July 15, 2014
Hundreds of youth kick off 26th season of Rookie League with Toronto Community Housing and Jays Care Foundation More than 1,400 youth from 60 Toronto Community Housing neighbourhoods geared up for the 26th annual Rookie League baseball program’s opening day at Stan Wadlow Park on July 3.