is the national voice for the full range of affordable housing and homelessness issues and solutions.

Everything we do supports our four key pillars:
- Promote affordable housing
- End homelessness
- Renew our communities
- Support a sustainable
  housing profession

Latest Developments

CHRA Congress Day 1 & 2 (April 30 and May 1st) is SOLD OUT!


Federal Government restates its lack of support for social housing

Following the February 26th meeting of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities' (FCM) Big City Mayors' Caucus held in Ottawa, the office of Minister Candice Bergen released a statement which articulated the federal government’s intent to discontinue its investment in Canada’s social housing stock and the individuals and families who live in social housing.


CHRA seeks nominations for Director, New Brunswick

CHRA President, Phil Brown, has received and accepted the resignation of Gary Glauser as Director, New Brunswick on the CHRA Board of Directors, effective March 31, 2014.


Support for affordable housing and homelessness missing in action in the 2014 federal budget

Today’s federal budget does not outline a plan to further invest in affordable housing or in additional measures to end homelessness.


Notice of Meeting for CHRA Members

The 2014 Annual General Meeting of CHRA (AGM) will be held on May 1, 2014 from 4:00pm until 5:00pm MT at Chateau Lacombe at 10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton, Alberta.
This year, CHRA must make changes to its bylaws to comply with the new Canada Non-Profit Corporations Act. They will be voted on at the AGM. 


2014 CHRA Congress

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Job Postings
Executive Director

The Canadian Mental Heatlh Association-Central Alberta Region is hiring an Executive Director who will provide vision, leadership, and sound managerial skills to enable the association to carry out its mandate in support of mental health in the community. more...

Senior Manager, Technical Research & Education

BC Housing is looking to hire a leader with a thorough knowledge of the BC residential construction industry and
strengths in research methodologies. more...

Manager of Building and Asset Management

Durham Region Non-Profit Housing Corporation is looking to hire a Manager of Building and Asset Management who will be responsible for ensuring the maintenance, preservation and physical integrity of all their rental complexes within the community. more...


Anyone can submit a job posting to be advertised on our website.
Job postings are free for members. 

Non-Member fee is $200 for up to one month.

To submit a job posting,
please contact 
Vicky Coulombe-Joyce 
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