The new Home Energy Rebate Plus program offers Ontario residents up to $10,000 for energy efficient retrofits and up to $600 for energy audits helping you improve your home’s energy efficiency, save money, and increase home comfort.

Pathways to Living Cities Framework

We have a new resource that aims to help communities across Canada embed green infrastructure into local place-making and city-building. The Framework provides strategies, tools and examples to help green infrastructure practitioners learn what has worked in other communities, and what they can do to be successful.

School Streets Pilot Summary Report

Learn about the Ontario School Streets Pilot (OSSP) Summary Report that details the key findings from School Streets pilot projects in four Ontario cities. A total of five pilots were implemented in Spring 2022 in Hamilton, Kingston, Markham, and Mississauga. 

We support grassroots-led climate action through
leadership, connection, training, and funding.

Our Profiled Programs

Active School Travel

We encourage walking and wheeling to school for safer school zones, cleaner air, and healthier children.


We improve home energy performance to reduce our carbon footprint, save money, and increase comfort.

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Living Cities Canada

We work with communities to make green infrastructure equitable, abundant, and thriving.

Depave Paradise

We empower community organizations to create new urban greenspace by tearing up unused pavement.

Our story

We work together with our members, share resources, co-create innovative programs, and elevate our collective impact.


Our members are non-profit community organizations acting locally for positive change. New members welcome.


There are many ways to support Green Communities Canada’s important work. Help make a difference.