Weekly Meeting - Ron Larkin - CEO Ottawa Community Housing Corporation

Ron Larkin spoke of the mandate of the Ottawa Community Housing Corp. which is a merger of former Ottawa Housing and former City Living Corporations. They provide a wide range of support services to their 14,800 tenants, including, fostering community development, aligning tenants with social agencies, and providing supplementary security for their 162 communities. With a portfolio comprising of about 2/3 of all social housing in Ottawa, 1/2 of which is available exclusively for seniors, the operations of the OCHC requires 250 people for property management, tenant community workers, tradesmen and administrators.

- eDGE2005-09-09.pdf