By Zoe Ducklow, Canadian Baptists of Western Canada: After many years of working towards it, Grandview Calvary Baptist Church’s vision of supportive community-based housing has now come to life. Co:Here is a 26-unit apartment building, deliberately designed to foster community among residents.
By Flyn Ritchie, Church for Vancouver: Co:Here Housing Community all set to welcome new residents The Co:Here Housing Community has been dedicated, celebrated and blessed. The only thing left now is to wait for final approval for 34 residents to move in to the brand new building at the corner of 1st and Victoria in east Vancouver – and that should happen any day now. Read the full story by clicking on the link below. Co:Here Housing Community…
Join us at the Co:Here topping off party on Friday, May 12th from 4:30pm to 7:30pm at Grandview Calvary Baptist Church, 1803 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver. This is a free event. For more information and to let us know you are coming, click on this link: Co:Here Topping Off Party
Salsbury is looking for a Community Life and Residence Coordinator for Co:Here. If you are interested, please click on the attached job description for more information or go to www.salsburycs.ca. Application deadline is April 30, 2017. Community Life and Residence Coordinator Position
A year ago, Tim Dickau shared the story about Grandview Calvary Baptist Church (GCBC) and Co:Here at the Regent Exchange: Churches and The Housing Crisis. Watch the video by clicking here.
CMHC & BC Housing News Release: A new affordable housing development under construction in East Vancouver will increase options for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, while providing a unique approach to supportive housing.
Thank you to all who came to the Co:Here Neighbours Event on Saturday, April 30th. People from Co:Here, Grandview Calvary Baptist Church, Salsbury Community Society, Innovative Housing Consultants and Yellowridge Construction were pleased to meet you, listen to your comments and answer any questions you had.