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August 23, 2016
Closing out another amazing Rookie League season

It was a sea of blue and white as more than 1,100 Rookie League campers took over East Point Park on Thursday to celebrate the end of the 2016 Rookie League season.

August 17, 2016
Ready, set, KickStart! Toronto FC help launch 5th season of KickStart program

More than 300 kids from across Toronto Community Housing helped kick-off the 5th year of the KickStart program on Tuesday – playing games, running drills and even rubbing shoulders with pros from Toronto FC.

August 16, 2016
MLSE Foundation, Toronto FC, KIA Canada Inc. and Toronto Community Housing celebrate the fifth year of KickStart

MLSE Foundation, Toronto FC and Kia Canada Inc. teamed up with Toronto Community Housing to launch the fifth year of KickStart, a free eight-week soccer program for more than 300 children aged six to 12 years.

August 03, 2016
Read the Summer 2016 issue of Housing Update

Read the Summer 2016 issue of Housing Update

July 21, 2016
From Zumba to Zootopia: Residents build bonds, one community event at a time

From movie nights and Zumba classes, to summer barbeques and Christmas parties, there’s never a dull moment at Jim and Alice’s building.

July 21, 2016
Resident and Community Services staff work to help resident get back on her feet

They are the ones helping your neighbour who is battling depression. Assisting your friend who has mobility issues. Supporting the senior who has trouble speaking English. They are the Resident and Community Services (RCS) team.

July 07, 2016
Swimming pools are open later during Toronto’s heat alert

Due to the City’s current extended heat warning, the operating hours for Toronto Community Housing’s swimming pools have been extended until 9 p.m.

July 07, 2016
Rookie League opening day a grand slam for kids

It was a sizzling summer day at Centennial Park in Etobicoke, where more than 1,100 youth gathered to kick-off the 2016 season of Rookie League.

July 06, 2016
Creating vibrant communities where people can thrive

Learn more about our revitalization projects in our 2015 Annual Report, In every neighbourhood.

July 06, 2016
CEO's update to the board

Greg Spearn, President and CEO (Interim), shares highlights of what the company has been doing since the last board meeting on May 27.

June 29, 2016
New $4 million multisport facility opens in Regent Park

Regent Park Athletic Grounds include basketball court, soccer/cricket pitch, running track, hockey rink and field house.

June 27, 2016
Celebrating Seniors Month with residents at Montgomery Place

The seniors at Montgomery Place sure have a full social calendar. From Bingo nights to rummage sales, residents always have something to look forward to thanks to the building’s Seniors Social Club.

June 22, 2016
Learn more about Toronto Community Housing

Learn more about Toronto Community Housing in our 2015 Annual Report, In every neighbourhood.

June 20, 2016
Read the June 2016 issue of insidehousing

The June 2016 issue of our insidehousing newsletter is now available.

June 17, 2016
Swimming pools open in June

Now that summer is here, beat the heat by taking a swim in one of our 14 swimming pools.

June 15, 2016
Investing in neighbourhoods and people

Read more about some of our contributions to the city of Toronto last year in our 2015 Annual Report, In every neighbourhood.

June 09, 2016
We do repairs every day of the year

Read more about the repairs we completed last year in our 2015 Annual Report, In every neighbourhood.

June 08, 2016
Toronto Fire Services firing up residents for Fire Safety Awareness Week

Food and fun activities in Regent Park made learning about safety an interactive experience for kids and their parents.

June 03, 2016
Mark Johnson to join Toronto Community Housing as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Mark Johnson, an experienced legal professional with nearly two decades of experience in the private and public sectors, will join Toronto Community Housing on June 20, 2016 as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.

June 01, 2016
Read our 2015 Annual Report

The 2015 Annual Report’s name – In every neighbourhood – refers to our housing being in almost every corner of this city. The report highlights how we worked in 2015 to improve our housing and strengthen our communities. It also explains the value of our housing and why investing in its future makes sense.

June 01, 2016
Building brighter futures: Scholarship program recognizes 45 students

Spend just five minutes with these students – future doctors, engineers, teachers and pilots – and you’ll see how their eyes light up when they talk about their passions, feel the pride they have when they talk about their communities, and sense the hope they have for their futures.

May 27, 2016
CEO's update to the board

Read the CEO's update to the board for May 2016.

May 19, 2016
It’s Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, a chance to spark conversation about making the world more accessible for people with disabilities. Take a look at what we’re doing to make our website more accessible.

May 18, 2016
Read the May 2016 issue of insidehousing

The May 2016 issue of our insidehousing newsletter is now available.

May 17, 2016
Beyond the badge

You might not find high-speed police chases or undercover drug busts at the CSU (Community Safety Unit) but what you will find is heart and dedication.

May 02, 2016
Emergency preparedness week 2016

An emergency can happen any time and any place. May 1 to 7 is Emergency Preparedness Week in Toronto and other communities across Canada.

May 01, 2016
The new torontohousing.ca website is here

The new website is designed to be accessible and responsive. It includes many new features and the capability to continue to add more new features.

April 13, 2016
Read the April 2016 issue of insidehousing

The latest issue of insidehousing features stories about our new Chief Operating Officer, federal funding for capital repairs and more.

April 13, 2016
Wayne Tuck joins Toronto Community Housing as Chief Operating Officer

Wayne Tuck, an experienced property management and real estate executive, is Toronto Community Housing’s new Chief Operating Officer. The board of directors approved a one-year contract appointment on March 24, and Wayne joined the company on March 29.

April 04, 2016
Residents are invited to attend consultations on the new resident charter

What does customer service mean to you? We want to fully understand your needs and what service improvements you want us to work on.

March 25, 2016
Public salary disclosures for 2015 now available

The Ontario government has released the salaries of Ontario Public Service and broader public sector employees who were paid $100,000 or more in 2015. As part of our commitment to transparency, Toronto Community Housing posts a list of any of our employees who were paid $100,000 or more on our website as well.

March 22, 2016
Statement by Board Chair Bud Purves on the passing of Councillor Rob Ford

Toronto Community Housing has released this statement from Board Chair Bud Purves on the passing of Councillor Rob Ford.

March 18, 2016
Toronto Community Housing aligns executive compensation with the City of Toronto, eliminates bonus provisions

The Toronto Community Housing Board of Directors confirmed today that all executive employment contracts are aligned with the City of Toronto's compensation model, as reported by the board on December 3, 2015.

March 15, 2016
Read the March 2016 issue of insidehousing

The latest issue of insidehousing features stories about the 1315 Neilson Road fire, the Tenant Participation System and more.

March 03, 2016
Posters about our updated cleaning routines are going up in all buildings and developments

Toronto Community Housing is committed to providing clean and healthy homes for residents and so we are working to update cleaning services in all our buildings.

February 24, 2016
Statement by Greg Spearn Interim President and CEO on 1315 Neilson Road fire

Today, Greg Spearn, Interim President and CEO of Toronto Community Housing made the following statement regarding the fire at 1315 Neilson Road

February 16, 2016
Check out the new and improved Residents section of our website

The Tenant Section of our website has been replaced with the new Residents section.

February 05, 2016
Statement from Toronto Community Housing on Neilson Road fire - February 2016

TORONTO, February 5, 2016—Toronto Community Housing has released the following statement from Board Chair Bud Purves and President and CEO (Interim) Greg Spearn regarding the fire that occurred at 1315 Neilson Road today.

February 03, 2016
Scholarship launches Toronto student’s dream of becoming a police officer

Najeeb Elmi has spent his life working to serve and protect the community he calls home. Back in 2011, he received the Investing in Our Diversity Scholarship - a program that helped launch his dream of becoming a police officer.

January 26, 2016
Statements from Toronto Community Housing on the Mayor’s Task Force Final Report

Bud Purves, Chair of the Board, and Greg Spearn, President and CEO (Interim), have issued statements in response to the Mayor’s Task Force final report.

January 19, 2016
Jays Care Foundation invests $246,000 to expand Rookie League youth baseball camp year-round

Jays Care Foundation today announced they are investing an additional $246,000 in 2016 to enable Toronto Community Housing's Rookie League youth baseball program to run year-round.

January 19, 2016
How can we build a more inclusive Tenant Participation System

Tenants are hosting community meetings across the city in February and March.

January 18, 2016
Highlights of January 18 Toronto Community Housing board meeting

Toronto Community Housing's board of directors approved a City Council motion to rename 39 Harcourt Ave. after Janice Foley, a long-time resident of the building, in recognition of her service as a tenant representative and community leader.

January 18, 2016
Notes for remarks by Greg Spearn President and CEO (Interim) Toronto Community Housing

Highlights of Toronto Community Housing's work in communities and at City Hall since the last board meeting on December 3.

January 11, 2016
Toronto Community Housing presents to the City of Toronto's Budget Committee

On January 11, Toronto Community housing presented the 2016 Budget.

January 07, 2016
Standard and Poor’s affirms “AA-” credit rating for Toronto Community Housing

Standard and Poor's Rating Services has affirmed its "AA-" long-term issuer credit rating for Toronto Community Housing.