applicants for membership must attend an information meeting. Applicants for
an unsubsidized market value unit will be waiting for a very long time before
we can offer them a unit. Applicants looking for geared to income subsidy
must be on the County waiting list. We must call from that list when we have
an information meeting scheduled.
are 5 Steps to becoming a member of Cole Road Co-op:
Get on the County of Wellington Central Waiting List (CWL). Go to the
Housing Services on Wyndham St. (in the old Post Office building) and
fill out an application. Or go to the County's web site for more information.
Four of the six Guelph co-ops receive RGI subsidy funding from the County.
Wait for someone from our Member Selection Committee to call and invite
you to our next information meeting. You and EVERYONE in your household
who is over the age of 16 MUST attend this information meeting. (Attendance
will be recorded).
the information meeting you will learn about co-operative living. If you
decide it is for you, you will be given an application to join the Cole
Road Co-operative Community.
We will do a landlord reference check and a credit check. If these are
suitable, you will then be called for an interview. The results of the
interview are then forwarded to the co-op's Board of Directors for review
and final decision regarding your acceptance for membership.
If you are accepted for membership you will be added to our external waiting
list. You will be contacted once your household reaches the top of the
list and an appropriate unit is available.