Are Co-Ops an option for tenants in TCHC?

East End Tenants and Tenants for Social Housing invite you to an important to talk about the role of Co-Ops in the future of TCHC stand alone homes. Thursday, November 7, 2013 6:30pm Ralph Thornton Centre 765 Queen St. E. Panelists for the evening include Councillors Ana Bailao and Paula Fletcher, as well as Tom… Continue reading Are Co-Ops an option for tenants in TCHC?

Tenant Bill of Rights: Survey & Discussion Guide

T4SH is embarking on an exciting project! We want to work with tenants across the city to develop a Tenant Bill of Rights. We envision this as a tool that tenants will be able to use to demand the respect that we deserve from landlords and all levels of government. The Tenant Bill of Rights… Continue reading Tenant Bill of Rights: Survey & Discussion Guide

Council endorses Ombudsman’s Report; Mayor Ford defends evictions

At its meeting on Thursday June 13, 2013, the Ombudsman Fiona Crean presented her report, Housing at Risk to Council, outlining TCHC's practice of unfairly and callously evicting seniors from their homes. The report was endorsed by Council with a vote of 34-2 (Doug Ford and Doug Holyday voted against it). According to the Toronto… Continue reading Council endorses Ombudsman’s Report; Mayor Ford defends evictions

T4SH at City Hall for the release of Ombudsman’s Report

Tenants put in a full day at City Hall on June 12, 2013 to be present for the release of the Ombudsman's Report, "Housing at Risk," which details the TCHC's systematic and unfair practice of evicting vulnerable tenants from social housing. The Toronto Star reported the following update from the meeting, which continues on Thursday… Continue reading T4SH at City Hall for the release of Ombudsman’s Report

Join T4SH at City Council WEDNESDAY JUNE 12, 2013 10:30am for Ombudsman Report

Join T4SH at City Hall to show¬† support for the Ombudsman's report, which exposed TCHC's practice of evicting vulnerable seniors from social housing. This will be the second item discussed at the June 12 meeting. According to the report, "the investigation's findings are more unsettling in this case than in previous investigations and inquires, because… Continue reading Join T4SH at City Council WEDNESDAY JUNE 12, 2013 10:30am for Ombudsman Report