OTTAWA, Feb. 26 /CNW Telbec/ - The national head of Canada's Co-operative
Housing Federation will be available to provide federal budget commentary,
immediately following the lock-up - after 4 p.m., today, Tuesday, February 26
and after 3 p.m. on Wednesday, February 27.
Nicholas Gazzard, Executive Director of the Cooperative Housing
Federation of Canada, will speak on the organization's behalf, providing
comments and answering questions from the media.
The Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada is the national voice of
the Canadian co-operative housing movement. Its 1,030 members and associates
include nearly 875 non-profit housing co-operatives as well as organizations
that are closely linked with housing co-operatives. The organization recently
released a report, "Dimensions of Core Housing Need" which clearly identified
who is hurt most by the current housing crisis in Canada.
For further information:
For further information: and interview requests: Joan Weinman, (613)