Great People, Building Great Neighbourhoods

Great People, Building Great Neighbourhoods

October 01, 2008

On October 2nd, 2008, Toronto Community Housing was publicly recognized as one of Canada�s Top 100 Employers � 2009 edition. Maclean�s magazine has published all the winners and copies of the magazine are being given to staff.

�I want to congratulate you all for your hard work,� said Derek Ballantyne, CEO of Toronto Community Housing. �This award recognizes that we are on the right track to attract and retain the great people we need to help build great neighbourhoods for our communities.�

More than 1,500 employers were considered and evaluated using the following criteria:

  1. Physical Workplace
  2. Work Atmosphere & Social
  3. Health, Financial & Family Benefits
  4. Vacation & Time Off
  5. Employee Communications
  6. Performance and Management
  7. Training & Skills Development
  8. Community Involvement

One of the key priorities of the 2009-2011 Community Management Plan is our commitment to creating a healthy organization. These awards reinforce that we are making positive progress and that we are heading in the right direction to fulfilling our promise to you, our tenants and our partners.


Physical Workplace B
Work Atmosphere & Communication B+
Financial Benefits & Compensation B+
Health & Family-Friendly Benefits A-
Vacation & Personal Time-Off B
Training & Skills Development A
Community Involvement A

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Toronto Community Housing has also been selected as one of Greater Toronto�s Top 75 employers. Our win was announced on October 18th in a special section of The Toronto Star.