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The Northern Alberta Co-operative Housing Association (NACHA) is a federation of Housing Co-operatives. We provide a variety of services to our membership and to the public who are interested in finding out more about cooperative housing.

We offer a variety of information/resources including a monthly public information session that can assist families in becoming a members of a housing cooperative project.

How To Apply:

Edmonton area co-ops have very long waiting lists.  You can expect anywhere from a 3 month to 5 year wait for a vacancy.  Please be aware that not all co-ops have subsidies available.

  1. Attend manadatory information session.
  2. Select co-ops of interest from the co-op listing.
  3. Apply to each co-op individually following their specific application process

Note: NACHA is not involved in the placement of families in its member housing co-ops.

Job Opportunity

The Agency for Co-operative Housing is currently recruiting for the position of Relationship Manager and the successful candidate will be working in our Ottawa Office.

Visit The Agency for Co-operative Housing website for more information

Upcoming Events

Cookout Among Co-operatives


In the spirit of connection and collaboration, NACHA will be hosting Cookout Among Co-operatives, a field day and BBQ to bring together our co-operative members to be held on August 25th, 2018 from 11:00am to 4:00pm located at Rundle Park Site #2.  Click here for more information.  If you would like to RSVP please go to Eventbrite.

NACHA/SACHA Goldeye Conference 2018

The NACHA/SACHA Goldeye Conference 2018 will be taking place from September 21st to 23rd at the Goldeye Centre in Nordegg, Alberta.  The conference brings together co-operative housing members from NACHA, SACHA and across Alberta.  If you would like to register please review this document and complete the form on the last page.  Goldeye_Registration_Form Completed forms can either be faxed to 780.451.8454, or scanned and sent via email to  Cheques can be mailed to NACHA with your registration forms or we will invoice your co-op after the event.  We look forward to seeing you there.