Concorde CoHousing

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  • Last updated: September 4, 2018 (2 seconds ago)
  • Listing created on: August 30, 2018

Mission Statement

Concorde members share these 5 values
COMMUNITY: Balance individual and communal needs
HARMONY: Encourage cooperation, respect, plain speaking
INCLUSIVENESS: Include people of all ages, background
SUSTAINABILITY: In society, finances and our environment
JOYFULNESS: Encouraging play, art, life, laughter, support

Community Description

A multigenerational cohousing community in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada that is inclusive and supportive where everyone knows your name.

For more information please download our 1 page brochure on http://www.cohousing.ca/communities/on/concorde-cohousing/.
You can also contact us
by email to [email protected] or
by phone/text Mary Huang at 613 294-4430 and Anne Rogal at 902 302-3148

About

  • Type(s): Cohousing (individual homes within group owned property)
  • Programs & Activities: Organization, Resource, or Network, a member working on an Architectural Design Competition for cohousing or supported housing
  • Location: Urban

Housing

  • Status: We do not have land
  • Planned Residence Types: Multi-family homes

Membership

  • Adult Members: 14
  • Child Members: 1
  • Visitors accepted: Yes, rarely
  • Visitor Process:

    Business meeting or social meeting may be open by prior arrangement

  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Membership Process:

    To become a member you must attend at least one social and two business meetings and a total of four meetings before you may join.

  • Additional Comments:

    Very interested in families for our multi-generational community.

Government

  • Decision Making: Modified Consensus (everyone agrees, with some exceptions or fallbacks.)
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Economics

  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
  • Regular Fee per Month: $10
  • Shared Income: None
  • Required Labor Contribution: Encouraged or suggested
  • Open to members with existing debt: No

Sustainability Practices

Lifestyle

  • Shared meals: 1-3 times per month
  • Dietary Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals), Mostly Vegetarian, Gluten-Free
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: No – people may eat however they wish.
  • Special Diets OK: Sometimes
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.
  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Jewish, Catholic, Quaker, Agnostic, Humanist
  • Spiritual Practice Expected?: No
  • Education Style(s): Up to each family or individual
  • Healthcare Options: Up to each family or individual

Community Affiliations

cohousing.ca

Keywords

cohousing, multigenerational, intentional community, consensus, inclusive, Ottawa, Canada