A responsive housing system – Meeting housing needs across the continuum and retaining investment to benefit communities across generations.
Increased supply of adequate homes – Increased rental and ownership choices where housing costs are around 30% of household income and where community housing plays an important role in ‘All New Zealanders well-housed.’
Quality Providers Delivering Better Resident and Community Outcomes – Community Housing Providers are delivering quality services against benchmarked practice, working in partnership with residents to create sustainable, flourishing communities.
A Vision for NZ
From emergency housing to housing organisations in your community we are making a difference to address New Zealand's housing situation. Find out more about our members.
Community Housing Aotearoa is the peak body in this sector providing support and resources and you can find our best practice guide and the supply survey here.
Many more New Zealanders need homes and the community housing sector has a plan - Our Place - with a goal of 85,000 more affordable and 15,000 more social homes provided by 2030.
We want to know that all New Zealanders are well-housed and living in homes that are: habitable, affordable, accessible, secure and culturally appropriate.
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Rhodes Abbeyfield 14-studio home opens
26 May 2019
More than 1,000 homeless to be housed through Budget 2019
Budget 2019 will turn around the lives of more than a 1,000 long-term homeless people by helping them into permanent homes – the largest government investment ever in addressing chronic homelessness, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced today.
13 May 2019
Winter Energy Payment
The Winter Energy Payment is back and now available for 22 weeks from 1 May to 1 October.
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Membership of Community Housing Aotearoa is open to all individuals, iwi, groups, organisations and businesses that operate, own, invest, partner, develop or reside in affordable, community and/or social housing, providing their aims and objectives are consistent with our objectives.Join us