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What Co-operative Housing Federation wants to see from governments on social housing

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(Globalpost/GlobalPost)

OTTAWA - What the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada would like to see from the federal, provincial and territorial governments on social housing:

-- Maintain current levels of federal rent-geared-to-income assistance for low-income households

-- Organize long-term cost-shared rent supplement programs, to be delivered by provinces and territories

-- Ensure that households now receiving federal rent-geared-to-income housing assistance continue to qualify under new provincial and territorial rent supplement programs

-- Keep the funding stream separate from other government housing initiatives like the Investment in Affordable Housing Program

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131214/what-co-operative-housing-federation-wants-see-governments-s