CHRA Tenant Leadership Group - Application
The Tenant Leadership Group is an initiative of the Canadian Housing Renewal Association, and generously funded by the Community Housing Transformation Centre. Its intent is to provide training and leadership development to aspiring leaders in the tenant community in order to increase tenant leadership capacity across Canada.
I am a currently a tenant living in:
I self identify as:
Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, Inuit)
I prefer not to respond
Your response is voluntary and you may select more than one option.
Why are you interested in participating in the CHRA Tenant Leadership Group?
What are the top three goals you hope to accomplish through your participation in the Tenant Leadership Group?
Personal/professional skills development
Build leadership competencies
Build a strategic network
Build personal recognition and a professional image
Build advocacy skills
Representing tenants in local or national forums
Other (indicate below)
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Are you involved in a tenant organization in your own dwelling, and/or involved in any other tenants' adovcay organization or groups? If yes, list your role/duties below:
How would you describe your level of leadership at this time?
Just starting out
Leader for more than one year
Long-term leader and have trained others
I can teach a leadership class
Please rate your level of experience with each of the below: (1 represents the least amount of experience, 5 represent highest level of leadership)
1 (low level of experience)
5 (high level of experience)
Community engagement or consultation
Engaging the media
Are you interested and available to attend the CHRA Annual Congress in St. John's, Newfoundland from April 24-29, 2021?
Do you have regular access to a computer and Internet connection?
As a trained leader, would you be available to participate and serve as a tenant leader following the completion of this program (e.g. consultations, community engagement, mentoring, etc)?
I understand that to participate in the program, there is an approximate 30 hours requirement over the 10 months of the program, in addition to time required to attend the CHRA National Congress in April 2021; and I am committed to participating over this time period.
Applications will be evaluated based on eligibility, and a clear articulation of the reasons for which you are interested in participating in the Tenant Leadership Group. Selection will also ensure program participant representation and diversity from across Canada.