About COC


Charter Oak Communities (COC) is a progressive housing authority for the City of Stamford, Connecticut, that is redefining assisted public housing through unique and comprehensive partnerships, creative funding models, and astute business practices coupled with a far-reaching vision. Our exemplary team of skilled professionals work with many diverse partners to enhance life for our residents and our community, setting the bar high and making COC one of the nation’s leading innovators in residential services and housing.


COC’s core functions include expanding affordable housing opportunities and promoting residents’ socioeconomic progress and growth. We are proud of our successes and our residents’ transition toward self-sufficiency. With our creative partners, investors and other key stakeholders -- including local, state and federal government – we are moving COC’s programs into the future with confidence and the prospect of long-term sustainability.