CHC financially supported by the ACT Government and NHFIC, propose to deliver up to 22 affordable rental dwellings for at-risk Canberra women in Strathnairn, Canberra. Pending external approvals, CHC anticipates the construction of the Built-to-Rent-to-Buy Women’s Housing Initiative Pilot Project will commence around December this year with completion in late 2024. At this stage, CHC is accepting expressions of interest only. Please complete the below form and we will contact you when the application process starts. [contact-form-7 id="3174" title="BtRtB EOI Form"] Feel free to check our website and follow us on Facebook to receive news about this and other CHC developments. CHC Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/CHCAustralia
The end of the year is a season to celebrate, and we would be delighted to have you join us for a festive Christmas lunch! As a token of appreciation for being valued members of our community, we extend a warm invitation to gather and share the joy of the holiday season together. This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with your fellow CHC and HomeGround neighbours, enjoy some delightful holiday treats, and create lasting memories. Let's come together and make this Christmas a truly special and heartwarming occasion. Please register below and Emma Cameron (Community Development Manager) will be in contact to confirm your RSVP. All costs will be covered by CHC, except alcoholic beverages. Event details: Date: 13/12/2023 Time: 11:30 am Location: Southern Cross Club Jamison – Catchpoles Room What will be served: Applications close on Thursday, 7th of December 2023, at 11:59 pm. Apply here
The Ken Horsham Scholarship is an initiative to assist CHC and HomeGround affordable tenants to achieve their study goals. The late Ken Horsham was a founding director of CHC and served in various roles from 1998 onwards, including Chair of the Board of Directors. Ken had a strong interest in progressing his community and a passion for social justice and it is in this spirit we are pleased to honour him with this scholarship. How much is the scholarship? The scholarship total fund is $8,000 and each student can apply for a value up to, but not exceeding, $1,000 to further their education. Successful recipients may only receive one scholarship per year. Who can apply for the scholarship? You are eligible to apply if you: are a current CHC/Affordable HomeGround tenant have been a CHC/Affordable HomeGround tenant for at least three (3) months prior to submitting your application are over 16 years of age at the time of submitting your application, and can provide proof that you are currently enrolled in study in a part or full-time capacity How long do I have to apply for the scholarship? Applications open on Monday, 27th November 2023 and close at 5 pm on Friday, 19th January 2024. Late applications won't be considered. Where can I learn a bit more? You can download and read the Ken Horsham Scholarship Applicant Factsheet or email firstname.lastname@example.org How can I apply for the scholarship? To fill out the application form online, click here. Please note: Applying for the Scholarship will not guarantee your success. You will receive a confirmation via email from one of our staff members if your application is successful. If you wish to apply and require assistance, please call Emma Cameron (Community Development Manager) on 02 6248 7716.
CHC and HomeGround would like to invite everyone who identifies as a male to celebrate International Men's Day with us. We will be providing two free Go Karting Races to each tenant who registers - conditions apply. Fill out the form below to express your interest. Spots are limited! Event Details: Where: Power Kart Raceway Address: 125 Canberra Ave, Griffith ACT When: Friday, 8th of December 2023 Time: Meet Emma at Power Kart Raceway no later than 6:15 pm Event starts: 6:30 pm Event ends: 8 pm Make sure to arrive 15 minutes before admissions start to guarantee your spot! Conditions: - Must be a CHC or HomeGround Tenant - People identifying as male only - 12+ years of age - Minimum of 148cm tall - Must wear enclosed footwear - No flowy or loose-fitting clothes/accessories - Limited spots available Registrations close at 5 pm, Friday, 1st of December 2023. Register here
CHC's Digital Literacy Program is in full force, featuring modules on basic computer skills and social media platforms. Get ready to enhance your digital knowledge! Learn more about: Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Social media for personal use How to use social media to promote your business, arts, crafts, band, etc. 📅 Dates & Times (2023): Monday, 23rd October10:00 am - 4:30 pm Registrations close 18/10 Monday, 30th October10:00 am - 4:30 pm Registrations close 25/10 Monday, 6th November10:00 am - 4:30 pm Registrations close 01/11 Where: DKB Hall - Located at Common Ground Dickson Address: 8 Hawdon Place, Dickson - ACT 2602 If you'd like to join, fill out the form below and choose your preferred date. Limited spots available! Register now to guarantee your spot. Register here
CHC and HomeGround will be providing a free visit to the National Dinosaur Museum! Fill out the form below to express your interest. Spots are limited! Where: The National Dinosaur Museum When: Saturday, 23rd of September 2023 Address: 6 Gold Creek Rd, Nicholls ACT 2913 Time: Meet Emma Cameron (Community Development Manager) at the Admission Area at 9:50 am Admissions start: 10 am Tour Starts: 11 am Make sure to arrive 10 minutes before admissions start to guarantee your spot! Event Details: - Free admission - Guided Tour Please note: - Filling out this form won't guarantee your spot. Your spot will be confirmed after Emma Cameron (Community Development Manager) contacts you with an outcome. Photo Consent: By filling out this form, you agree and provide consent for CHC to record your image (photograph or video) for promotional purposes. Your image may be used in social media, publications, print and/or electronic promotional material. Registrations close at 5 pm, Friday, 15th of September 2023. Register here
CHC's Digital Literacy Program is kick-starting, featuring modules on MyGov, basic computer skills, essential websites, and social media. Get ready to enhance your digital knowledge! MyGov Modules will provide you: Step-by-step guidance to navigate through the platform Tips and tricks to make the most of myGov's features Personalised assistance to address your queries Dates & Times: Monday, 4th September: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wednesday, 6th September: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wednesday, 27th September: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where: DKB Hall - Located at Common Ground Dickson Address: 8 Hawdon Place, Dickson - ACT 2602 Mark your calendars and come join us at these interactive sessions. Limited spots available! Reserve your spot now by registering below. Register here
Update: We have filled all spots available and will no longer be accepting applications. Keep tuned for our other events and news: --- CHC and HomeGround will be providing a free visit to the National Zoo & Aquarium! Where: National Zoo & Aquarium When: Saturday, 12th of August 2023 Time: Meet Emma at the Zoo's Admission Area at 9:40 am Admissions start: 10 am Admissions end: 10:15 am Make sure to arrive 20 minutes before admissions start to guarantee your spot! Event Details: - Free admission - A map of the Zoo and Aquarium will be provided - No tour included. Please note: - This event is for CHC and HomeGround tenants only. - Filling out this form won't guarantee your spot. Your spot will be confirmed after Emma Cameron (Community Development Manager) contacts you with an outcome. - CHC and HomeGround won't be supervising you and your family during this event; therefore, you are responsible for your safety and the safety of your family members. By registering for this event, you agree to indemnify and release CHC and/or HomeGround against all actions, suits, claims and demands (including costs) for personal injury, loss or property damage suffered by you and/or your family members while attending the National Zoo and Aquarium and participating in any animal encounter/activity in the National Zoo and Aquarium grounds on the above date. Fill out the form below to express your interest. Spots are limited! Registrations close at 5 pm, Thursday, 10th of August 2023. Registration Form - National Zoo & Aquarium