Membership with the Community Housing Federation of Victoria is an essential component for any organisation wanting to maximise its involvement in the community housing sector. 

Benefits of Community Housing Federation of Victoria membership

- CHFV is the peak housing body that represents the not-for-profit Community Housing sector in Victoria. CHFV’s member organisations are committed to providing secure, affordable, long term housing for people on low to middle incomes. Members include the registered Housing Associations and Providers plus other organisations and individuals interested in housing. The registered sector owns or manages over 18,500 properties.

- Policy development, consultation and advocacy services to influence and shape social and affordable housing policy and programs in Victoria, and nationally via CHFA

- Networking and collaboration between community housing organisations that face similar opportunities and challenges including:

- The Employee Assistance Program which provides confidential referral to counselling for all staff of our member organisations and their immediate family

- Tenant satisfaction survey service and Staff satisfaction survey service offered in partnership with the NSW Federation of Housing Associations

- Sector representation at public meetings, consultations, taskforces, committees and with relevant peaks - VCOSS, DV Vic, CHP and TUV.

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- Tools and resources to support cost-effective business practice including: