Education Pathways

The Education Pathways are grouped by topics in the affordable housing sector to help you focus on the opportunities that are most relevant to your society. Please note that sessions may fall within multiple pathways.

Click on any of the Education sessions below to see its full description.

BOARD GOVERNANCE & LEADERSHIP

M02 Board Effectiveness: Elements of High-Performing Boards
M03 Conflict in Housing
M09 Thought Leaders’ Dialogue: Diversity and Inclusion in Governance
M20 Directors and Officers Liability
M21 Setting Professional Boundaries for Frontline Workers
T02 Diversity for Boards
T12 Planning for A Virtual Workforce
T23 Your Brain in Positive
W01 Financial Best Practices for Boards
W02 Succession Planning
W03 Societies Act 101
W07 Mediating Conflict in Social Housing

(RE)DEVELOPMENT/NEW CONSTRUCTION

M01 Funders’ Panel: Join the Experts
M07 Successful Tenanting Strategies for New Buildings
M08 Climate Change through Resilience & Adaptation in Housing
M11 Building Your Organization’s Capacity to Become a Developer
M23 Creating Shared Value with Modular Social Housing
T08 Non-Profit Housing Development in Rural Communities
T16 The Rapid Housing Initiative: How Fast Can You Deliver?
T17 Financial Fundamentals of Affordable Housing
T20 Resident Relocation Experiences
T22 Copy-and-Paste Performance? Backstage at Vienna House
W04 Childcare Spaces in Housing Development

FINANCE & LEGAL

M01 Funders’ Panel: Join the Experts
M11 Building Your Organization’s Capacity to Become a Developer
M15 Introduction to Capital Planning
M20 Directors and Officers Liability
M22 Understanding First Nations Land Tenure and Financing
T06 An Easier Way: Property Management Software
T09 Investing for Housing Providers: Challenges and Opportunities
T17 Financial Fundamentals of Affordable Housing
W01 Financial Best Practices for Boards
W03 Societies Act 101

INDIGENOUS HOUSING

M10 Indigenous Partnerships: Skookum Housing Solutions
M17 CMHC INHS: Charting a New Path
M22 Understanding First Nations Land Tenure and Financing
T01 Indigenous Caucus
T07 Leading Change: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging
T10 Indigenous Housing: Learning Through Lived Experience
T15 Thought Leaders’ Dialogue: Reconciliation, Respect & Recognition
T21 Asset Management in Indigenous Communities

EXISTING BUILDINGS

M16 Emergency Services: Fair Billing Practices and Control Bids
M24 Apartment 2.0: Healthy Homes and the Renovation Revolution
T06 An Easier Way: Property Management Software
T13 Post-Disaster Building Assessments
T14 Making Retrofits Work
W04 Childcare Spaces in Housing Development
W08 Property Managment Forum

TENANT RELATIONSHIPS & SUPPORT

M04 Building Social Connectedness and Resilience with Seniors
M05 Face 2 Face with Stigma
M07 Successful Tenanting Strategies for New Buildings
M14 Tenant Engagement and Demand Maintenance: Empowering Tenants
T03 Housing and Supports for People with Complex Needs: Open Dialogue to Improve Services
T20 Resident Relocation Experiences
W04 Childcare Spaces in Housing Development
W05 Lessons Learned for Supporting Women Experiencing Violence
W06 Hoarding: A Harm Reduction Approach
W07 Mediating Conflict in Social Housing
W08 Property Managment Forum

INCLUSION & DIVERSITY

M05 Face 2 Face with Stigma
M09 Thought Leaders’ Dialogue: Diversity and Inclusion in Governance
M12 A Path to Accessible Housing: Experiences and Solutions
M19 Municipal Partnerships to Advance Inclusive Housing
M25 How to use an anti-racist and anti-oppression perspective in policy and community development
T02 Diversity for Boards
T03 Housing and Supports for People with Complex Needs: Open Dialogue to Improve Services
T07 Leading Change: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging
T10 Indigenous Housing: Learning Through Lived Experience
T11 Creating Safer Homes for Refugees
T18 Dialogue with Gabrielle Peters & Dr. Ameil Joseph
T19 Housing Providers’ Community of Practice: Understanding Anti-Racism
T24 Inclusive Communities

PHYSICAL/MENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY

M04 Building Social Connectedness and Resilience with Seniors
M05 Face 2 Face with Stigma
M06 Overdose Response in Housing in the Midst of COVID-19
M08 Climate Change Through Resilience & Adaptation in Housing
M16 Emergency Services: Fair Billing Practices and Control Bids
M21 Setting Professional Boundaries for Frontline Workers
M24 Apartment 2.0: Healthy Homes and the Renovation Revolution
T13 Post-Disaster Building Assessments
T23 Your Brain in Positive
W06 Hoarding: A Harm Reduction Approach
W08 Property Managment Forum

HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION & SUPPORT

M05 Face 2 Face with Stigma
M06 Overdose Response in Housing in the Midst of COVID-19
M12 A Path to Accessible Housing: Experiences and Solutions
M18 Reflecting on Encampments and Human Rights
T04 Katherine’s Rule - Preventing Youth Homelessness
W05 Lessons Learned for Supporting Women Experiencing Violence

PARTNERSHIPS

M10 Indigenous Partnerships: Skookum Housing Solutions
M17 CMHC INHS: Charting a New Path
M19 Municipal Partnerships to Advance Inclusive Housing
T01 Indigenous Caucus
T07 Leading Change: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging
T16 The Rapid Housing Initiative: How Fast Can You Deliver?
T21 Asset Management in Indigenous Communities
W05 Lessons Learned for Supporting Women Experiencing Violence

AFFORDABLE HOUSING POLICY & SOLUTIONS

M11 Building Your Organization’s Capacity to Become a Developer
M12 A Path to Accessible Housing: Experiences and Solutions
M13 Implementing the Human Right to Adequate Housing in Canada
M19 Municipal Partnerships to Advance Inclusive Housing
M23 Creating Shared Value with Modular Social Housing
T05 The Financialization of Canadian Housing: Impacts and Solutions
T16 The Rapid Housing Initiative: How Fast Can You Deliver?
T20 Resident Relocation Experiences
T22 Copy-and-Paste Performance? Backstage at Vienna House

GEARED TO CO-OPS

Sessions are open to all delegates; they are of interest to co-op members, but co-op delegates are not limited to these sessions.

PRESENTED BY CHF BC

M03 Conflict in Housing
M25 How to Use an Anti-racist and Anti-oppression Perspective in Policy and Community Development
T24 Inclusive Communities

OF INTEREST TO CO-OPS

M10 Indigenous Partnerships: Skookum Housing Solutions
M14 Tenant Engagement and Demand Maintenance: Empowering Tenants
M16 Emergency Services: Fair Billing Practices and Control Bids
M17 CMHC INHS: Charting a New Path
T01 Indigenous Caucus
T03 Housing and Supports for People with Complex Needs: Open Dialogue to Improve Services
T04 Katherine’s Rule - Preventing Youth Homelessness
T05 The Financialization of Canadian Housing: Impacts and Solutions
T07 Leading Change: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging
T15 Thought Leaders’ Dialogue: Reconciliation, Respect & Recognition
W07 Mediating Conflict in Social Housing