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Telephone and Email Advice

CHFT provides advice to members on a wide variety of issues including:

  • Subsidy administration
  • By-laws
  • Dealing with conflict
  • Confidentiality
  • The Co-operative Corporations Act

We handle more than 15,000 requests for advice each year from co-op members and staff.

Meeting Support

CHFT staff are available to meet with co-op boards, committees and members. We provide:

  • Neutral chairs for difficult meetings
  • Advice on co-op by-laws
  • Help with elections
  • Information on co-op roles and responsibilities
  • Assistance with hiring
  • Confidential conflict resolution services

We attend about 450 co-op meetings a year.

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