Stories & Updates

Stories & Updates

Discover the stories of communities at the centre of Canada’s housing crisis, and how the Canadian Centre for Housing Rights (CCHR) is helping to advance their right to an adequate, accessible and affordable place to call home.

Stories & Updates

Protecting tenants’ human rights in social housing: The case of Mackenzie v. Ottawa Community Housing

15 Sep 2022 – The Court’s decision in this case will set an important precedent for households living in social housing across Ontario. We hope that CCHR’s intervention will help establish that social housing must be managed in a way that respects tenants’ human rights.

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