Members

Community Housing Aotearoa does not provide housing, our members do. CHA’s members include community housing organisations, social service providers, developers, researchers, and many other organisations with a focus on community.

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Accessible Properties New Zealand Ltd

Accessible Properties New Zealand Ltd

Accessible properties is New Zealand's largest non-Government social housing provider managing more than 1400 homes throughout the country - and makes these available for affordable rental for ...
Age Concern New Zealand

Age Concern New Zealand

Age Concern is the charity in your neighbourhood supporting older people, their friends and whānau. We lead, advocate, connect and collaborate nationally to deliver local services that support ...

Alcohol and Drug Community Support Trust

We provide supportive accommodation for men and women with alcohol and drug related problems seeking a safe recovery situation. Our services, for people for whom accommodation is not their ...
Assisting Different Abilities Peoples Trust (ADAPT)

Assisting Different Abilities Peoples Trust (ADAPT)

ADAPT strives to support developers and operators to deliver excellent lifestyle based outcomes to those with intellectual disabilities. Our aspiration is to create new universal design led ...
Auckland Community Housing Trust

Auckland Community Housing Trust

Auckland Community Housing Trust primarily assists low income families and people with mental health needs into housing that is affordable and meets their requirements. Auckland Community ...
Beacon Pathway

Beacon Pathway

Beacon Pathway is an incorporated society committed to transforming New Zealand's homes and neighbourhoods. Through research and demonstration projects, we hope to show how to make our homes ...
Bishop’s Action Foundation

Bishop’s Action Foundation

Bishop's Action Foundation is a catalyst working collaboratively to achieve positive change for the common good. We want to respond to social issues at their root cause. In working towards our ...
Chow Hill Architects

Chow Hill Architects

We are innovative designers recognised for shaping authentic places and inspiring people.Chow:Hill is a design practice working in public, private and not-for-profit sectors. We are committed to ...
Christchurch Methodist Mission

Christchurch Methodist Mission

The Christchurch Methodist Mission is committed to providing warm, affordable and secure accommodation to those who need it most, ensuring that new tenants get the support they require. They are ...
CNSST Foundation – Formerly known as Chinese New Settlers Services Trust

CNSST Foundation – Formerly known as Chinese New Settlers Services Trust

CNSST Foundation (formerly known as Chinese New Settlers Services Trust) is a registered charitable trust, which offers culturally and linguistically appropriate services to both Asian new ...
Comcare Trust

Comcare Trust

Comcare is a CHRA registered community housing provider. From small beginnings the organisation is now a large regional provider of social housing. Comcare specialises in housing single people, ...
Community Finance

Community Finance

Community Finance provides low cost finance to New Zealand’s Community Housing Providers to build new, safe and affordable homes for all Kiwis. As a social enterprise, Community Finance brings ...
Coromandel Independent Living Trust

Coromandel Independent Living Trust

From modest beginnings in February 1994 the Coromandel Independent Living Trust (CILT) has become an integral and much valued part of life in the upper Coromandel. Although when it was first set ...

Dunedin City Council

The Dunedin City Council's Housing is managed by City Property. Because resources are limited, our community housing is targeted to those who most need it.
Dwell Housing Trust

Dwell Housing Trust

Dwell Housing Trust is a registered community housing provider. Dwell provides affordable, quality housing for people on low incomes or in need. Building on their history and wealth of ...
Ember Korowai Takitini

Ember Korowai Takitini

Ember Korowai Takitini was created when Framework Trust and Connect Supporting Recovery merged in 2019; two organisations each with a distinguished history and reputation in the mental health, ...
Ember Korowai Takitini

Ember Korowai Takitini

Ember Korowai Takitini was created when Framework Trust and Connect Supporting Recovery merged in 2019; two organisations each with a distinguished history and reputation in the mental health, ...

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Membership Benefits

  • CHA advocates on behalf of community housing organisations through submissions, policy positions, and government relations. 
  • Conferences and training at a reduced member rate
  • Fortnightly e-bulletins sent directly to your inbox
  • Access to the CHA quality assurance programmes, trainings, and advice 
  • Participation in member surveys and forums
  • Advance notices about new developments and initiatives.

The CHA Constitution sets out two categories of members – Full and Partner  these are defined below:

Full Membership

These are Iwi, Māori and Pacific Island and Community or voluntary housing organisations and groups which are either:

a) Providers of Community housing, or

b) Groups intending or seeking to become providers of Community- housing, or

c) Groups of residents/tenants of community housing, or

d) Groups which advocate for Community housing or residents of Community housing as part of their work.

The annual fee for Full Members is based on your organisation’s gross income:

1. Up to $1m, the fee is $500 +GST

2. From $1m to $5m the fee is $1,000 +GST

3. $5m and over the fee is $1,500 +GST per annum.

Partner Membership

These are individuals, local authorities, private development companies, and other private and public entities which invest, operate, own or develop affordable, Community and/or Social housing.

If you have a question about which category of membership you should apply for, please contact us to discuss.

The annual fee for Partner Member is fixed at $250 + GST per annum.

The membership year is from 1 Jan – 30 Dec.

Join us by signing up below and pay online here

CHA provides the collective voice for community housing organisations so we can get on with providing homes. They provide the key messages we need heard about growing the community housing sector and how that can happen. CHA also keep us informed in a time when there’s a lot happening that we need to know about

CHA member, Alison Cadman, from Dwell Housing in Wellington

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39 The Terrace/102-112 Lambton Quay
PO Box 11543
Wellington 6142

04 385 8722

support@communityhousing.org.nz

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Community Housing Aotearoa newsletter – November 14, 2022

Welcome to our latest newsletter. We cover the latest staff news, Auckland's CHP network latest event, we seek feedback on our Conference topics, outline what submissions are currently being prepared, plus highlight a number of community and partner events. Community...

Community Housing Aotearoa Newsletter – October 31, 2022

Welcome to our latest newsletter. We cover the release of our Annual Report and our AGM, we seek feedback on our Conference topics, outline what submissions are currently being prepared, summarise the VUW Interns' work to produce CHRA Registration and Methamphetamine...

Community Housing Aotearoa Newsletter – October 17, 2022

Welcome to our latest newsletter. We cover the release of our latest report on Inclusionary Housing, the new Right At Home episode, the most recent LIPF round which will distribute up to $6.8million, the updated Public Housing Design Guidelines, the work of Te Ohu and...

Community Housing Aotearoa Newsletter – October 3, 2022

Welcome to our latest newsletter. We cover CHA National Council nominations extended, CHA Staff news, LIPF successful applicants announced, Kāhui Tū Kaha to deliver 24/7 support services at 139 Greys Avenue, we put a spotlight on accessible housing, Homeshare Services...

Community Housing Aotearoa Newsletter – September 19, 2022

Welcome to our latest newsletter. We cover Transitional Housing Code of Practice, a new Right At Home podcast episode is out, our conference website is live, Govt announce Pacific Wellbeing Strategy, what impact does public housing have on its tenants' wellbeing?,...

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CHA 2022 Annual Report and Audited Accounts

What a year for our Community Housing Aotearoa Ngā Wharerau o Aotearoa team. Our Annual Report highlights our service delivery, including: - 16 submissions to central and local government. - 30 trainings and events delivered on topics ranging from public health...

CHA’s Methamphetamine Harm-Reduction Handbook

CHA has developed a Methamphetamine Harm-Reduction Handbook - with consultation from the NZ Drug Foundation - with advice for providers, tenants, and policy-makers. This resource can be read below: Methamphetamine Harm-Reduction Handbook

Research

Community Housing Aotearoa

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Level 11, Ranchhod Tower,
39 The Terrace /
102-112 Lambton Quay
PO Box 11543
Wellington 6142

+04 385 8722

support@communityhousing.org.nz

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