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Housing Heroes recognised

The overall winner’s modest reaction reinforced her Housing Heroes Award nomination.

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Vax events continue

Miss Super Saturday? There are still plenty of ways to get vaccinated in Christchurch!

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Homeless Day supported

Seven doors and countless volunteers told the story of the response to homelessness in Christchurch.

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Communities win city award

Our most ambitious development so far is now an award winner.

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Dozens of heroes nominated

It’s a hard job, finding the best of the best from a list of amazing people.

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Peter says EVs cheap, easy

How’s the ŌCHT/Zilch Car Sharing scheme benefiting tenants? Peter wouldn’t be without it.

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Free course opens new world

Free digital courses for ŌCHT tenants have started. Here’s how the first one went.

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Digital training starting

Tenants are about to learn more about getting connected in a series of free coaching sessions.

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Tireless search leads to family

Our Wellbeing Team does more than connect people with services to sustain their tenancies.

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We’re calling to talk digital!

We’re ringing all tenants as we gear up for new services.

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Read our latest newsletter

Lockdown cut-short delivery of the latest ŌCHT newsletter – but never fear, it’s online!

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Free digital training offered

We’re offering a free digital skills service for tenants and the ŌCHT community will help build it.

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Time to nominate a Hero

Let’s celebrate the neighbours who make ŌCHT communities even better.

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WATCH: Hoiho Lane opens

We’ve opened the last stage of Christchurch’s single-biggest community housing project since the ‘quakes.

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WATCH: EV pilots launched

Free and subsidised e-vehicle sharing might change habits and how communities are designed.

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Our web plan FAQs

We’re waiting for approval to deliver free broadband to ŌCHT tenants.

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Sparkie prevents fire

He finished installing a smoke alarm when another helped him beat a fire – and save a life.

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Let us know about small fires

We’re urging tenants to tell us when things get too hot to handle in their ŌCHT home.

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It’s competition time!

We want ŌCHT tenants to help name our proposed free internet service!

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EV service ready for use

The EVs are here and they’re ready for tenants to use.

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Making way for new homes

Christchurch’s newest community housing rises from a complex damaged in the Canterbury earthquakes.

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Building our communities

Replacing a quake damaged complex, our newest communities are built for the future.

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Hard work pays off

ŌCHT’s employment service has helped 30 tenants into work since it started.

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Transport research planned

A clutch of communities have a rare chance to be part of some exciting research.