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2019 Annual Convention & Exhibition

Held at the Marriott Harbor Beach in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, the 2019 Annual Convention & Exhibition is scheduled for June 2–5, 2019. Read More

PHADA Celebrates 40 Years of Helping House America

In January 2019, PHADA Past President Dave Madden shared highlights of Association’s accomplishments since its founding in 1979. Read More

New PHADA ACC White Paper

The Annual Contributions Contract (ACC) is the document that governs HUD’s relationship with HAs. Recently, HUD has been meeting with Congressional staff to discuss its proposed new ACC. Read More

ADVOCATE – May 29, 2019

OMB Seeks Comments on Inflation and Poverty Measures

On May 7, 2019, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) published a Notice of Solicitation of Comment in the Federal Register. OMB is seeking comment on varying methodologies for calculating inflation “and in particular how those differences might influence the estimation of the Official Poverty Measure (OPM).” The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) at the Department of Labor produces several inflation measures, including the one currently used.





House Appropriations Committee for T-HUD Releases FY 20 Funding Bill

The House Appropriations Committee today released the draft FY 20 Transportation, Housing and Urban...



HUD Provides Update on REAC Inspection Changes

On May 20, HUD hosted a meeting with representatives of the Public Housing and Section 8 Multifamil...



HUD Secretary Carson to Testify at House Financial Services Committee Hearing on HUD Oversight

The House Committee on Financial Services will hold a HUD Oversight hearing on May 21, 2019. HUD Se...

Current Issues

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2019 PHADA Scholarship Program

Winners of the 2019 PHADA Scholarship Program have been announced.



Member Spotlight

White Plains Housing Authority

ArtsWestchester in partnership with White Plains Hospital and Con Edison, will initiate an ArtsMobile in 2019 which will bring the arts to Housing Authority sites in White Plains and Yonkers as well as to Westchester based community sites, parks and events. An ArtsMobile has been on ArtsWestchester’s agenda for some time and extends the reach of our education program that now brings multi-session, participatory, arts-making workshops to schools, after school programs, mental health facilities, day-care and senior centers, and other human service agencies