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Reg Stillwell Place: in photos

Check out some of what happened when we cut the ribbon at the latest ŌCHT development.

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Reg Stillwell Place housing officially opened

It took just three-and-a-half months to redevelop and it was opened this morning with speeches, sandwiches and a few games […]

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Supported job seekers are standing tall

Support and friendship drive ŌCHT's Job Club.

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Lifesaving AED installed at Knightsbridge Lane

Safe inside a big red box is a piece of technology that will help save lives.

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Living in a new ŌCHT development

Kathy talks about living in Tīwaiwaka Lane.

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Living in an ŌCHT home

Janet is one of more than 2300 ŌCHT residents in greater Christchurch. Watch her talk about living in her ŌCHT home.

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ŌCHT Employment Service

Our employment service helps ŌCHT tenants realise their skills and look for work. Watch and learn more.

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Heat pumps in all homes

We're committed to warm and dry homes. Learn more about how we are upgrading hundreds of homes.

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Watch: Tīwaiwaka Lane

See more about ŌCHT'Ss latest development.

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Tīwaiwaka Lane officially opened

Tiwaiwaka Lane was opened by Housing Minister Megan Woods and Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel.

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Tenant Update #6

3 June 2020 Chief Executive’s Letter to Tenants of Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust

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Budget 2020

ŌCHT is pleased to see public and transitional housing need acknowledged by Government.

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W&D Heat Pump Operation

Check out this video of one of our tenants demonstrating how to operate your heat pump for the best outcome.

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Tenant Update #5

12 May 2020 Chief Executive’s Letter to Tenants of Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust

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Tenancy Relations Lockdown Update

James Hadlee – Tenancy Relations Manager at Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust gives an update on essential maintenance services during Alert […]

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Warm & Dry Work Resumes

Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust (OCHT) and Christchurch City Council will restart work on the Warm & Dry Initiative as soon as […]

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Tenant Update #4

21 April 2020 Chief Executive’s Letter to Tenants of Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust

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Tenancy Operations Lockdown Update

At OCHT, we have been keeping in regular contact and supporting our tenants during  Alert Level 4 lockdown. Check out […]

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Tenant Update #3

6 April 2020 Chief Executive’s Letter to Tenants of Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust

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Tenant Update #2

26 March 2020 Warm & Dry Programme – COVID-19 Update

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Tenant Update #1

25 March 2020 COVID-19 Alert Level 4:  Update for OCHT Tenants and their whānau

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Information for Tenants

20 March 2020 Chief Executive’s Letter to Tenants of Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust

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140 Heat Pump Installations

The installation of the first 140 heat pumps, in community housing homes across the city, is now complete. Work on […]

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Warm & Dry Initiative

Work has commenced on the joint OCHT and CCC Warm & Dry Initiative ? Check out the video below of […]