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September 28, 2022
TCHC recognize scholarship donors and recipients at 2022 Investing in Our Diversity Scholarship Celebration

This evening, TCHC is hosting a celebration to honour the 54 recipients of the 2022 Investing in Our Diversity Scholarship (IIODS).

September 21, 2022
Statement on shooting at 31 Gilder Drive

Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) has issued this statement concerning the homicide at 31 Gilder Drive this afternoon.

September 20, 2022
Statement on 40 Gordonridge Place

Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) has released this statement about building conditions at 40 Gordonridge Place.

September 15, 2022
TCHC and Toronto’s Municipal Election

Toronto Community Housing’s Elections Policy provides direction to employees, board members and tenants on how TCHC resources can and cannot be used during elections.

September 14, 2022
Regent Park Dazzles at “Sewing the Climate” Fashion Show

The Regent Park community came alive at their "Sewing the Climate" fashion show, a community event in support of local designers and talented creatives from the Regent Park community.

September 13, 2022
Tenant Advisory Group

Are you someone who is committed to bringing change to your community? If so, apply to be a part of Tenant Advisory group.

August 29, 2022
Nymark Summer Jam 2022 Celebrates Community Connection and Revitalization

On Thursday, August 25, residents of Leslie Nymark gathered outside at 30 Okra Tomar Crescent for Nymark Summer Jam.

August 26, 2022
Goodbye, low bid! TCHC moves to new procurement process for architectural services

TCHC moves to a quality-based selection process for the public procurement of architectural and engineering consulting services.

August 24, 2022
Statement from the TCHC Board of Directors: Appointment of Summer Nudel as Interim Commissioner of Housing Equity

The Toronto Community Housing Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Summer Nudel as Interim Commissioner of Housing Equity.

July 29, 2022
Are you an aspiring game developer, programmer, or artist? Register for The Reel6 program

Register for The Reel6 creative industry program to earn industry-recognized credentials and skills to start a career in the 3D gaming ecosystem.

July 27, 2022
Toronto Community Housing announces winners of Be.Build.Brand. Pitch Prize Contest for youth entrepreneurs

TCHC is pleased to announce the winners of the 8th annual Be.Build.Brand. business start-up contest.

July 26, 2022
Statement from Chair of the Board regarding Cynthia Summers

TCHC's Chair of the Board of Directors has released the following statement on the departure of the Commissioner of Housing Equity, Cynthia Summers...

July 19, 2022
Join a rap, dance or graffiti workshop in Leslie Nymark this summer

​Happening now in Leslie Nymark, free art workshops for the community lead by local artists!

July 07, 2022
TCHC and Jays Care Foundation’s Rookie League hits a homerun for hundreds of kids across Toronto

TCHC and Jays Care Foundation are pleased to host Opening Day 2022 for Rookie League, its summer-long, baseball day camp for children and youth.

June 30, 2022
Retrofit of TCHC building will yield climate, affordability and community benefits

Retrofit of TCHC building will yield climate, affordability and community benefits.

June 23, 2022
Update on Swansea Mews Emergency Order

Toronto Community Housing has issued this statement from President and Chief Executive Officer Jag Sharma about the emergency order to vacate Swansea Mews.

June 13, 2022
Update on Swansea Mews emergency response

Toronto Community Housing is acting to support its tenants following an order from the City of Toronto’s Chief Building Official to vacate Swansea Mews.

June 07, 2022
Swansea Mews: Statement by President and CEO Jag Sharma

A statement from Toronto Community Housing President and Chief Executive Officer Jag Sharma regarding Swansea Mews.

June 06, 2022
Swansea Mews Update #2

Toronto Community Housing has been responding rapidly to prioritize the safety of tenants in the face of an emerging public safety risk. We are committed to providing tenants regular updates as the situation evolves.

May 28, 2022
Statement from TCHC: Fire at 1420 Victoria Park Avenue

Toronto Community Housing has issued this statement concerning the fire this morning at 1420 Victoria Park Avenue in North York.

May 27, 2022
Swansea Mews: Update on Incident

​In the early hours of Friday, May 27, a piece of the bedroom ceiling collapsed in a townhome unit in Toronto Community Housing's Swansea Mews community. City of Toronto engineers have been called in to inspect the building for structural integrity.

May 24, 2022
Regent Park’s Summer Safety Jam is back, promising to be bigger and better than ever

Free, family-friendly safe summer kickoff happening Saturday, June 4 in the “Big Park”

May 18, 2022
Celebrating the Class of 2022: Rogers awards 350 Ted Rogers Scholarships to youth across Canada to help them reach their highest potential

As one of Rogers’ 18 community partners for the Ted Rogers Scholarship, TCHC was proud to nominate 15 deserving recipients from among our communities.

May 12, 2022
TCHC implements final phase of Integrated Service Model to better serve senior tenants

TCHC's Seniors Housing Unit has implemented the Integrated Service Model (ISM) for more than 14,000 senior tenants living in TCHC’s 83 seniors-designated buildings.

May 10, 2022
Toronto Community Housing opening doors to employment for Black and Racialized Youth

TCHC’s “Neighbourhood Experts on Community Consulting” Program made possible through a new youth employment partnership between the City of Toronto and Desjardins

May 09, 2022
Announcing the launch of our new Regent Park Revitalization Phases 4 and 5 website - RP4and5.ca

TCHC and Tridel have refreshed the Regent Park Revitalization community information hub.

May 04, 2022
TCHC and the 2022 Ontario Election

TCHC's Elections Policy provides direction to employees, board members and tenants on how TCHC resources can and cannot be used during elections.

May 04, 2022
TCHC completes transition of all contract-managed properties

TCHC has successfully completed a multi-year project to transition to direct management all contract-managed properties in its portfolio.

April 21, 2022
Toronto Community Housing and Tridel request rezoning of Regent Park to build 1,000 additional new housing units

If approved, a historic city-building initiative could create more than 500 new affordable or RGI apartments, a new public library and a legacy of resident-led prosperity.

April 20, 2022
Opportunity for Regent Park residents to participate in revitalization economic development

Attention Regent Park residents! Toronto Community Housing is looking for 10 motivated, passionate and well-connected residents to join the Community Benefits Oversight Working Group. This is a paid opportunity to lend your voice and help shape the future of Regent Park. Deadline for applications is April 25, at 5 p.m. ET. Learn more about the group and eligibility requirements.

April 20, 2022
Earth Week 2022

Doing a small part for the planet is easy with daily intentional actions that can be incorporated into your everyday routine. We're sharing 10 ways in which you can celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd within your building and community!

April 12, 2022
Celebrating Five Years of Increasing Tree Canopy Through the TCHC Planting and Stewardship Initiative

Five years and nearly 1,000 trees and shrubs show that a little bit of greenery goes a long way.

April 11, 2022
The time for Canadian corporations to take action on climate change was yesterday

The strategic partnership between Toronto Community Housing Corporation and Enbridge Gas offers a model for reducing emissions today and achieving a greener tomorrow.

April 04, 2022
TCHC transfers 81 single-family homes to The Neighborhood Land Trust (NLT) to preserve affordable housing in Toronto

NLT has partnered with YWCA Toronto to operate a unique social housing portfolio and ensure that the 81 homes remain as affordable housing in perpetuity.

March 31, 2022
City of Toronto expands eligibility of the Fair Pass Transit Discount Program to make transit more affordable for more low-income residents

The City of Toronto announced it is expanding phase two of the implementation of the Fair Pass Transit Discount Program to make transit more affordable for more low-income residents.

March 25, 2022
Toronto Raptors and MLSE Foundation help bring back Toronto Community Housing's Midnight Basketball League

Toronto Community Housing (TCHC), in partnership with the Toronto Raptors and MLSE Foundation, announced the return of the Midnight Basketball League (MBL) for the first time since 2019.

March 14, 2022
Backgrounder: Toronto Community Housing 2022 budget

TCHC's 2022 budget will continue the company's focus on improvements to service delivery, building conditions, safety, accessibility and tenant quality of life.

February 10, 2022
Enbridge Gas and Toronto Community Housing Corporation celebrate partnership to enhance quality-of-life while advancing the pathway to net-zero

Energy conservation incentive program enables lower energy costs, reduced GHG emissions and increased resident comfort

January 27, 2022
“Every toy we make is built on the belief that every child deserves to feel loved, included and celebrated”: Ritesha Thomas, winner of the Winter 2021 Be.Build.Brand. Pitch Contest

On Pitch Night, seven finalists presented their ideas to a panel of judges, but only one was left standing: Ritesha Thomas, 29, Eatonville Community.

January 25, 2022
Community Safety Unit unveils new heraldic crest

Toronto Community Housing Corporation’s (TCHC) Community Safety Unit (CSU) unveiled its new heraldic crest.

January 20, 2022
Free vaccine shuttle service for TCHC communities in Northwest Toronto

Toronto’s latest mass vaccination event Vax The Northwest will be taking place at York University’s Aviva Centre.

January 10, 2022
Team Toronto working to rapidly increase third dose uptake in specific neighbourhoods with lower COVID-19 vaccination rates

City of Toronto is continuing to prioritize efforts to break down barriers and ensure equitable vaccine access for communities that are most disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.