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Section 8 Housing
For Affordable Living

Our programs and properties provide dependable housing for individuals and families.

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New Designation,
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We're approved! Collaborate with us as we become a 'Moving to Work' (MtW) agency.

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To promote adequate and affordable housing economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination; and to foster redevelopment of blighted areas to ensure the economic, social and housing vitality of our community.

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OUR PROGRAMS

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Family Self Sufficiency (FSS)

Learn more about this supportive service program for voucher participants and residents of Franklin Heights.

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Home Ownership

Learn more about this program to help first time, low income familes move to home ownership.

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Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)/Section 8

Learn more about this federally funded program that provides rent assistance for eligible, low-income familes

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$9,000,000

a year received through various activities to fund affordable housing initiatives and related support services

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1,162

community members assisted with accessing safe, affordable housing


Housing has always been there for me, as an adult and also as a child. We had 5 kids in the family, with my brothers and sisters and me. HRHA helps families that struggle.


I heard about [Commerce] from one of the ladies who used to work at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. I came up here, and the VA helped me considerably. I’m very content here…..It’s perfect for an older veteran or a homeless person.

RECENT NEWS

Resident Reflections on a Pandemic Year

As the pandemic moves into a second year we hold the hope for normalcy alongside the recognition that we are not past the loss, challenges, and need for…
Volunteers build garden boxes, fill boxes with soil, and help with the Kelley Street garden April 17 during community build day

HRHA’s Kelley Street Garden Launches with Community Build Day

Drills and saws whirled Saturday April 17 as community members, garden partners, HRHA staff and residents began building the Kelley Street Garden. The…

HRHA Welcomes New Staff Members

This month we welcomed two new members to the HRHA team. After spending some time with their predecessors (Emily and Laura) Kim and Anton took over…