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November 30, 2020
Statement by Toronto Community Housing: 100 Cavell Avenue Fire

We are saddened by the tragic loss of life, and our thoughts are with the family and loved ones of the deceased and the tenants and staff of the building at this difficult time. TCHC staff are at 100 Cavell Ave. today to support tenants and assist with the response to the fire.

November 24, 2020
Seniors Housing Unit hosts information session on the Integrated Service Model (ISM)

Seniors Housing Unit hosts information session on the Integrated Service Model (ISM)

November 13, 2020
World Urban Pavilion by UN-Habitat Established

​Today, an international partnership was announced to establish the World Urban Pavilion in Regent Park to help foster the development of cities around the globe.

November 10, 2020
TCHC to host virtual talk back sessions for tenants

Tenants can participate in a virtual talk back session to receive an update on the confronting anti-Black racism strategy and to hear from Toronto Community Housing’s senior management team members.

November 03, 2020
Tenant Election activities are starting again in phases across Toronto Community Housing communities

Three phases of tenant elections will be held following strict safety guidelines.

October 20, 2020
HSI/Canada partner with Toronto Community Housing to bring pet food and supplies to residents in need

COVID-19 Animal Response Program helps Toronto’s most vulnerable communities and individuals care for animals during this crisis

October 19, 2020
Toronto Community Housing congratulates winners, thanks donors for supporting the 2020 Investing in Our Diversity Scholarships

Toronto Community Housing and partners Blaney McMurtry LLP and Scadding Court Community Centre announced that 59 Toronto youth have received a 2020 Investing in Our Diversity Scholarship to pursue full-time postsecondary education or professional training this fall.

October 05, 2020
Fire Prevention Week 2020 teaches you to cook with care

During Fire Prevention Week, which runs from October 4 to 10, we’re focusing on how to cook with care.

September 25, 2020
Statement by TCHC Board Chair Tim Murphy

Tim Murphy, Chair of the TCHC Board of Directors, delivered the following statement at today’s board meeting.

September 14, 2020
Seniors Housing Unit receives mask donations from community partners

TCHC tenants living in the Seniors Housing Unit receive face masks to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

August 26, 2020
Home run for 10,000 kids during Jays Care virtual camps

Rogers annual donation of $1 million enabled eight-week summer program for thousands of Canadian children and youth

August 24, 2020
ANIDA delivers free groceries to TCHC seniors

​ANIDA fostered a new partnership with a Toronto Community Housing building on Shoreham Dr. dedicated to seniors. This partnership provides bi-weekly home deliveries of essential grocery items.

August 17, 2020
Applications re-open for the Senior Tenants Advisory Committee

Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) is recruiting senior tenants to join the Senior Tenants Advisory Committee (STAC).

August 04, 2020
Well Grounded Real Estate donates reusable masks to TCHC tenants as part of its increased community support during COVID-19

Well Grounded Real Estate has generously donated 2,000 reusable cloth masks to Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) tenants as part of its increased contributions to support community efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

July 29, 2020
Annual Report feature: Better, faster, more responsive tenant service

After years of careful planning, we launched a business transformation project in 2019 that will completely change the way we work.

July 27, 2020
Annual Report feature: Tenant engagement

The TCHC Board of Directors approved the refreshed Tenant Engagement System and implementation plan in July 2019.

July 24, 2020
Annual Report feature: TCHC secures historic nine-year investment to renew and repair buildings

TCHC secured a nine-year, $1.34-billion investment from the federal government’s National Housing Strategy and a permanent annual allocation of $160 million for capital repairs from the City of Toronto.

July 23, 2020
Annual Report feature: A blueprint for change

Major changes underway at TCHC are transforming how the company delivers services closer to tenants.

July 08, 2020
Read the July 2020 issue of insidehousing

The July issue of insidehousing is now available.

June 27, 2020
Statement from Toronto Community Housing

Toronto Community Housing has issued a statement condemning the racist act at a construction site in Regent Park.

June 23, 2020
TCHC Board launches CEO search following current CEO Kevin Marshman’s decision to retire in March 2021

An executive search has begun following CEO Kevin Marshman’s decision to retire in March 2021.

June 19, 2020
Resources: National Indigenous History Month provides an opportunity learn more about First Nations, Métis and Inuit heritage and culture – and to celebrate virtually in 2020

Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) recognizes and celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21.

June 05, 2020
Open letter to Toronto Community Housing tenants about TCHC’s commitment to eliminating anti-Black racism and all forms of discrimination

Toronto Community Housing CEO says efforts to improve living conditions and service delivery for tenants include TCHC’s commitment to eliminating anti-Black racism and all forms of discrimination.

June 03, 2020
Feature Story: Toronto Community Housing’s community outreach during the pandemic includes food security projects supported by agencies – and by neighbours

Student Tristan Sharma raised nearly $7,000 for grocery hampers for his TCHC neighbours.

May 29, 2020
Feature Story: Toronto Community Housing welcomes donation of hygiene products from Humber River Hospital to support tenants

Humber River Hospital donates hygiene products to TCHC residents.

May 25, 2020
Backgrounder: Toronto Community Housing’s 2020 summer programs

Information regarding TCHC's 2020 summer programs, adapted to continue supporting vibrant communities during the pandemic.

May 25, 2020
News release: Toronto Community Housing’s 2020 summer jobs programs will change this year in response to COVID-19, but TCHC’s commitment to invest in youth remains firm

A news release regarding updates to TCHC's summer programming due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 25, 2020
Watch: Restructuring plan tenant consultations summary video

As part of its reorganization to better serve tenants, TCHC invited tenants to provide their best advice to help make meaningful changes in service delivery. Watch as tenants share their ideas on this new video.

May 07, 2020
Read the May 2020 issue of insidehousing

The May 2020 issue of insidehousing is now available. Read more to learn how we are taking action to protect tenants and staff during COVID-19.

May 05, 2020
Taking action due to COVID-19 to protect tenants and staff

Guided by public health directives and advice, Toronto Community Housing has put a wide range of prevention and control measures in place to protect its tenants and employees.

May 05, 2020
Community Safety Unit pays tribute to healthcare workers

Members of the Community Safety Unit Special Constables took part in a motorized parade to show their appreciation to healthcare workers.

April 17, 2020
Backgrounder: TCHC is continuing to connect with seniors and vulnerable tenants to ensure they have support during the COVID-19 emergency

Toronto Community Housing is continuing to connect seniors and vulnerable tenants to ensure they have support during the COVID-19 emergency.

March 27, 2020
News release: Toronto Community Housing provides details of its program to help tenants with employment income loss due to COVID-19

Toronto Community Housing provides details of its program to help tenants with employment income loss due to COVID-19.

March 27, 2020
Scam alert

Fraudsters are making calls to tenants to try steal their money or identity.

March 24, 2020
Tenant Elections are suspended

TCHC suspends all engagement activities and the 2020 Tenant Elections until further notice because of COVID-19.

March 24, 2020
City of Toronto news release: City of Toronto taking action to help vulnerable tenants who need it most

City of Toronto taking action to help vulnerable tenants who need it most during COVID-19 pandemic.

March 23, 2020
If you need help, we are here

Call 416-981-5500 or email help@torontohousing.ca at any time to talk to a Client Care agent.

March 20, 2020
Toronto Community Housing is contacting vulnerable tenants and seniors to offer food, supports

Toronto Community Housing is continuing to provide essential services to tenants during the COVID-19 emergency.

March 19, 2020
Social distancing measures

Toronto Community Housing has put in place a number of social distancing measures to protect public health and help slow the spread of COVID-19.

March 18, 2020
Tenant update: State of emergency declared in Ontario

The provincial government has declared a state of emergency in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19. During the emergency, Toronto Community Housing is continuing to provide essential operations to tenants.

March 18, 2020
Notice to guests and visitors

Help stop the spread of COVID-19.

March 18, 2020
Office closure poster

A poster to denote an office has been closed as a public health measure to combat the spread of COVID-19.

March 18, 2020
Recreation room closure poster

A poster to denote the recreation room in a TCHC building is closed as a public health measure to combat the spread of COVID-19.

March 16, 2020
Tenant update: March 16, 2020

An update to tenants about COVID-19, including information about symptoms, self-isolation and more.

March 16, 2020
How to protect yourself from COVID-19

An information card with tips on how to protect yourself from the Coronavirus.

March 11, 2020
Statement by Toronto Community Housing: 245 Dunn Avenue Fire

Toronto Community Housing has issued this statement concerning the fire today at our 245 Dunn Avenue building.

March 02, 2020
Read the February 2020 issue of insidehousing

The February 2020 issue of insidehousing is available now. Read more to get updates about the AC exchange program, TCHC's new Interim General Manager of Seniors Housing Unit and the new Intergrated Service model.

February 26, 2020
News Release: Toronto Community Housing launches second phase of its window air conditioner exchange program

TCHC is now inviting tenants who removed window air conditioners last fall to exchange them for a portable, floor-mounted air conditioner.

February 12, 2020
Tenant Engagement System - New process ramps up

Get involved as a Community Representative or Building/Townhouse Committee