June 24, 2020Hannah VlaarComments 0
COVID has changed every aspect of how we engage with each other. It has upended our social lives, workplaces, and personal interactions. This new reality has also shown that in times of need, communities come together and support each other.
May 21, 2020Ray SullivanComments 0
There are so many different terms to describe what CCOC does: social housing, affordable housing, community housing, non-profit housing, mixed-income housing.
I like “non-profit landlord”. It describes the core of what we do, being a landlord, but also puts front and centre that we aren’t in the business of housing for money or profit.
January 28, 2020Hannah VlaarComments 0
Ottawa is in the midst of a housing emergency. In our city, thousands of people are on the affordable housing waiting list, emergency shelters are over-capacity, and residents across the city are struggling to find a place to live.
January 15, 2020Hannah VlaarComments 0
Happy New Year! In 2018, Marketing and Communications shifted to the Tenant and Community Engagement Department. This change puts the relationships with our communities at the centre of how we do our business. As CCOC moves into a new decade, we are reflecting on our values and reinvigorating them with tenants.
April 23, 2018Super AdminComments 0
CCOC recently turned 40, and we’re excited to look back at some of the moments and memories that brought us to where we are today: a $240 million nonprofit housing corporation in the heart of Ottawa, home to almost 1,600 households.
June 30, 2016Erica ButlerComments 0
This spring, CCOC sent out surveys to all tenants to get your feedback about renting from us.
June 29, 2016Meg McCallumComments 0
On Tuesday, June 21, CCOC hosted an announcement about new funding for affordable housing in Ontario.
June 9, 2016Erica ButlerComments 0
This speech was originally delivered on behalf of CCOC President Bill Rooney at CCOC’s 2016 AGM on May 19, 2016.
September 3, 2015Erica ButlerComments 0
CCOC hosted the launch of the City of Ottawa’s new recycling bag initiative at our 464 Metcalfe property on September 2, 2015.
August 11, 2015Erica ButlerComments 0
Several decades have passed since Carl Dow impatiently waited to learn how to fly, and Beaver Barracks has been transformed.