Media Release: Alberta Human Rights Act Age Amendments Discussion Guide

The CFHCA will be submitting a formal response to the Government of Alberta that will include the following key points: 1)     The Act should include provisions that explicitly provide protection for children and their caregivers in condominium and rental housing. 2)     The Act should include exemptions for supportive living facilities such as for persons with developmental disabilities and seniors.

Fill in the Edmonton Insight Community Survey!

This month the Edmonton Insight Community survey (administered by the City of Edmonton) includes questions about people's attitudes toward children in apartments and condos. Please take a moment to fill in the survey--the data will be invaluable. You need to be a member of the Edmonton Insight Community to fill in the survey; if you're … Continue reading Fill in the Edmonton Insight Community Survey!

You’re Invited to our Launch Party!

On April 8, please join the Child Friendly Housing Coalition of Alberta (CFHCA) in partnership with The Hendrix at the official CFHCA campaign launch to end discriminatory housing practices in Alberta. This community party will take place just steps from Grandin LRT on the rooftop lounge of The Hendrix, Edmonton’s newest family-friendly luxury apartment building. … Continue reading You’re Invited to our Launch Party!

Allison: It’s Time to Become the Progressive City We Think We Are

In 2010, I moved back to Edmonton with my son, who was two at the time. I was a single mother and was very lucky to find a place to live in the City Market Apartments. It was an “adults-only” building, but the landlords let children live there as they had a child themselves. I … Continue reading Allison: It’s Time to Become the Progressive City We Think We Are