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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.

Upcoming Events


Cookout Among Co-operatives

Saturday, July 6, 2019



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.  You are welcome to bring your friends and family! You are welcome to bring a cultural dish, blanket and/or folding chair. Please RSVP here for this event!

We are still looking for volunteers, if you are interested in volunteering please contact Kathe Debenham by phone at 780-482-6128 or by email at



11:00 am – 4:00 pm



Victoria Park, Site #6

12020 River Valley Road NW

Edmonton, AB


For more information about this event and to register, please visit EventBrite.


Upcoming Workshops


Saturday, June 8, 2019



Abby Road Housing Co-operative

100-10950 82 Avenue

Edmonton, AB  T6G 2R9


Morning Workshop

Board Basics (Multi-Co-op)
1:30 pm –  4:30 pm

For more information about this workshop, please visit EventBrite.


Saturday, June 15, 2019



Riverdale Rink House

9928 – 92 Street

Edmonton, AB


Morning Workshop

Personal Information Protection Act (Multi-Co-op)
9:00 am – 12:00 noon

For more information about this workshop, please visit EventBrite.


Afternoon Workshop

Chairing Effective Meeting (Multi-Co-op)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

For more information about this workshop, please visit EventBrite.


How to Apply to a Co-op

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 mandatory 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

There are no job opportunities available at this time