Public Housing Authorities Directors Association

Public Housing Authorities Directors Association



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The “Return on Investment” of your PHADA Membership

Day after day, all year long, your PHADA membership yields an exceptional “return on investment” (ROI) that is measured in both tangible and intangible benefits. This ROI makes PHADA membership one of the most cost-effective decisions you make for yourself and your housing authority Click here to see the many ways PHADA works hard on behalf of its members.

Why Join PHADA?

Tangible Benefits

Conference registration discounts
For yourself, each member of your staff and Board of Commissioners who attend a PHADA conference, your housing authority receives substantial registration discounts on all PHADA conferences.

Publications discounts
PHADA members receive discounts on guidebooks and manuals that help PHAs manage their day-to-day operations.

Professional development programs
PHADA members receive discounts on the registration fees for a variety of professional development training programs.

Library of technical resources
PHADA members have free access to an extensive collection of housing authority documents that cover a full range of operating policies and practices.

The PHADA website
Up-to-the-minute news information, for members only.

Biweekly newsletter
The Advocate provides members with insights into HUD and Congressional actions, funding opportunities, job vacancies, and major developments in the public housing field.

Intangible Benefits

A voice in Washington
The PHADA staff and leadership diligently serve the membership’s interests and needs through their liaison with Congress, HUD, and other federal agencies.

Influence the direction of the public housing program
Through committee participation and contact with the PHADA staff, members have the opportunity to articulate how national policies will impact on local programs.

Your membership, involvement in PHADA, and participation at conferences and train­ing programs puts you in touch with your colleagues throughout the nation.

The Bottom Line

Your membership dues will yield numerous returns on your investment, no matter how big or small your housing authority. It begins with a simple action—joining PHADA. An array of tangible and intangible benefits makes your membership an outstanding investment in your professional development and in the future of your housing authority.

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