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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 1, 2019

President’s Forum: PHADA Meets with New Assistant Secretary Hunter Kurtz

On Monday, April 8, PHADA Senior Vice President John Hodge (Brunswick, ME), Vice President for Housing David Northern (Champaign County Il), Executive Director Tim Kaiser, and I had a productive meeting with Hunter Kurtz. Kurtz, who has previously worked in a few different capacities at HUD as well as the city of Detroit’s housing department, is President Trump’s nominee for Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing.





HUD Announces Voucher Program Funding Provisions for FY 19

On April 18, HUD published  PIH Notice 2019-08 , Implementation of the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) ...



HUD Issues Notice on Carbon Monoxide Detectors

On Friday, HUD issued  PIH Notice 2019-06  regarding carbon monoxide (CO) detectors in HUD-assist...



HUD Rule Would Limit Public Housing for Undocumented Immigrants

The New York Times  reported last night that HUD has proposed a rule intended to prevent undocumen...

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2019 PHADA Scholarship Program

PHADA is now accepting applications for the 2019 Scholarship Program. Deadline is January 25, 2019.



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