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June 21, 2017
Read the June 2017 issue of insidehousing

The latest issue of insidehousing features stories about the Tenants First Phase 1 report, highlights from the Investing in Our Diversity Scholarship gala and more.

June 19, 2017
Scholarship program recognizes 56 outstanding students from across Toronto

Toronto Community Housing residents, city councillors, sponsors and partners from across Toronto recently gathered to celebrate a very special group of 56 remarkable young students. The 2017 Investing in Our Diversity Scholarship gala was a night to recognize the brightest young minds from across our communities and celebrate their amazing accomplishments, awarding a total of $140,000 towards post-secondary education costs.

May 31, 2017
Lawrence Heights Art Collective shows their work at City Hall

Tenants show art work at City Hall rotunda.

May 29, 2017
Youth discuss social issues at the fifth annual If I Ruled T.O. youth conference

On May 6, youth from across Toronto gathered at City Hall to share their opinions about social issues that affect them.

May 02, 2017
Read the May 2017 issue of insidehousing

The latest issue of insidehousing features stories about the new Interim President and CEO, new property management contracts and more.

May 02, 2017
Board approves Toronto Community Housing’s first-ever Tenant Charter

Read about the next steps we're taking to implement our Tenant Charter

May 01, 2017
Toronto Community Housing implements stronger improved property management contracts

Toronto Community Housing has implemented new contracts for property management services to Del Management Solutions Inc. and Greenwin Inc. that will allow the corporation to better manage performance.

April 25, 2017
Toronto Community Housing praises outgoing CEO

Bud Purves, Chair of the Toronto Community Housing Board of Directors, announced today that Interim President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Greg Spearn is leaving the corporation for personal reasons and to pursue new professional opportunities.

April 13, 2017
Residents usher in next step in the Lawrence Heights revitalization

Saturday, April 1 was a bittersweet moment for many Toronto Community Housing residents who live in Lawrence Heights. On that day, they bid farewell to their home at 1 Leila Lane. The building is being demolished as part of the Lawrence Heights revitalization project. It was a day to remember the past and welcome a new future for the Lawrence Heights community—a future that has been years in the making.

April 03, 2017
The spring 2017 issue of Housing Update is available online

This issue features information for tenants about free programs for youth offered by MLSE LaunchPad, tips on how to get organized this spring, our latest contest, and more.

March 31, 2017
Read the March 2017 issue of insidehousing

The latest issue of insidehousing features stories about the 2017 federal budget, Tenant Charter and more.

March 24, 2017
Staff support each other to serve tenant in crisis

Learn how staff worked together and relied on each other to help a tenant in crisis.

March 13, 2017
Tenant opinions matter to us

A random sample of TCHC households will receive the 2017 Tenant Survey in the mail this March. Read more about the survey.

March 08, 2017
Tenant-led engagement helps strengthen community and gives its members a voice

Learn how one tenant worked with her community to gain funding for a new development at 1021 Birchmount Rd.

March 01, 2017
Read the Winter 2017 issue of insidehousing

The latest issue of insidehousing features stories about the City of Toronto's 2017 budget, the grand opening of the MLSE LaunchPad and more.

February 16, 2017
OW and ODSP drug cards have been phased out

Tenants may have to submit new documents as part of their annual rent review

February 14, 2017
291 George St. Update: February 14

This update includes the latest information for tenants of 291 George St. who remain away from the building.

February 11, 2017
Statement from Toronto Community Housing: 291 George St.

​Toronto Community Housing continues to work closely with the Ontario Fire Marshal, several City departments, the Red Cross, Fred Victor and other social service agencies on the response to the major fire at 291 George St. The safety and comfort of tenants is our first priority and we thank all of our partners for their dedication in helping get tenants back home as soon as possible.

February 11, 2017
291 George St. Update: February 11

​This update includes the latest information for tenants of 291 George St.

February 10, 2017
291 George St. Update: 2:30 p.m.

This update includes the latest information for tenants who live at 291 George St.

February 10, 2017
291 George St. Update: 6 p.m.

This update includes the latest information for tenants who live at 291 George St.

February 06, 2017
New MLSE LaunchPad at Toronto Community Housing to benefit youth

Joshua MacDonald is proof of how kids can grow and learn through sport.

January 11, 2017
Toronto Community Housing partners with Strengthening Communities in Scarborough

Learn more about how Toronto Community Housing and Strengthening Communities in Scarborough (SCS) are working together to improve the lives of residents living with mental illness and addictions.

January 05, 2017
Bidding farewell to our 42 interns

It was a bittersweet moment on December 30, the final day of the final week of Toronto Community Housing's 2016 internship program.

January 05, 2017
Statement from Toronto Community Housing on Neilson Road Fire

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 on February 5, 2016.