Come Share the Vision
"Welcome to Charter Oak Communities (COC), formerly the Stamford Housing Authority, which provides attractive, affordable homes for thousands of Stamford residents serving a wide range of needs. COC is a leading champion for innovative, creative partnerships that are redefining public-assisted housing communities in Connecticut and across America."
-Natalie Coard, Executive Director.
Charter Oak Communities is committed to providing high-quality, affordable rental opportunities for the Stamford community. Our properties are designed to meet the diverse needs of residents while enhancing their surrounding neighborhood.
At Charter Oak Communities, we are proud to partner with investors, collaborate with numerous funding agencies and engage the private market to create self-sustaining communities.
Volunteer-powered and socially responsible, Fairgate Farm is the thriving heart of the Vita Health & Wellness District. The Farm supplies fresh, organic and locally grown fruit and vegetables to our community and nonprofit agencies. We offer a busy calendar of special events, including nutrition, cooking and gardening education programs throughout the spring and summer.
Vita Health & Wellness District
A partnership of Charter Oak Communities, Stamford Hospital and the City of Stamford, in collaboration with numerous service organizations, Vita is redefining health, housing and community in Stamford’s West Side neighborhood.