The annual report for the financial year 2019-2020 was presented to our members at the Annual General Meeting held on 28 November 2020.
Co-operation Housing would like to officially welcome our newest full member, Mia Mia Housing Collective. Mia Mia is located in the town of Denmark in Western Australia.
Co-operation Housing successfully applied for an Australian Government Volunteer Grant under the Families and Communities Program – Volunteer Grants Activity in 2019-2020.
The Australian Co-operative Housing Alliance (AHCA) announces a new research study analysing the benefits of Australian housing co-operatives.
In November 2019 Co-operation Housing hosted a Forum on housing co-operatives. The evening was facilitated by Anthony James, Facilitator, Writer and Podcaster for The RegenNarration. Postcast #58 is a terrific listen to and recap of the panel discussion on the night.
The WA BLCW Program recently visited Co-operation Housing to bring the news that we were successful in obtaining NDIS Transition Assistance Funding.
New research released by Wales Co-operative Centre has found that residents experience improved mental well-being and happiness as well as skills development from living in co-operative and community led housing (CCLH) schemes.
In November 2019, Co-operation Housing hosted a BCCM Co-ops in Focus Visit for attendees of the BCCM Leaders' Summit and anyone else interested in coming along.
Co-operation Housing's 2019 annual report is now available.
Janine Betz was recently appointed by Co-operation Housing's board in the role of Technical Director.