[Hpn] Section 8 Made Simple; Guide for assisting people with disabilities; 2002;+ more

Morgan W. Brown norsehorse@hotmail.com
Wed, 04 Sep 2002 13:10:34 -0400


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Section 8 Made Simple: Using the Housing Choice Voucher Program to
Assist People with Disabilities (2002); Guide:

http://www.tbitac.org/site/ResourceDetails.cfm?id=1027524192

-- Helps individuals with disabilities find housing through the Section 8 
Housing Choice Voucher program. It discusses eligibility, the
waiting-list process, screening and verification, determining tenant
payments, getting and keeping a voucher, reasonable accommodations, and
homeownership assistance. A 12-page overview of the guide is available
in the TBI Tool Box at the Web site.

98 page guide available from:

Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.
One Center Plaza, Suite 310
Boston, MA 02108-2108
Phone: (617) 742-5657
Fax: None listed
Email: info@tacinc.org
Web address: http://www.tacinc.org

Order No.: None listed
Cost: $0.00

Primary Medium: Printed Materials
Language: English
Length: 98 pages
Copyright: Copyrighted

Note: An overview is available at the Web address listed. Hard copies of the 
complete guide are available from the Technical Assistance Collaborative.

Or to access the document as available online, go to:

Section 8 Made Simple: Using the Housing Choice Voucher Program to Assist 
People with Disabilities; Online ordering form:

http://www.tacinc.org/taccopyright.html

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March 2002 Edition; Issue 17
Opening Doors
A publication of the Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.
& the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force

Section 8: The New Housing Choice Voucher Program:

HTML Version: http://www.c-c-d.org/od-March02.htm

PDF Version: http://www.tacinc.org/hc/Issue17.pdf

-- In this issue of Opening Doors, learn about the largest federal housing 
program for people with extremely low-incomes. Opening Doors navigates the 
Section 8 program for people with disabilities and discusses: what the 
Section 8 program is; who administers the program; how to influence local 
policies; and how PHAs manage Section 8 applications, waiting lists, and 
issuing vouchers. This monograph is based on TAC's more comprehensive guide, 
Section 8 Made Simple: Using the Housing Choice Voucher Program to Assist 
People with Disabilities <http://www.tacinc.org/taccopyright.html>, (to 
order one free copy, click the link [...]).

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September 2002 Edition; Issue 19
Opening Doors
A publication of the Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.
& the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force

Rural Housing Challenges: Meeting the Housing Needs of People with 
Disabilities in Rural Communities:

HTML Version: http://www.c-c-d.org/od-Sept02.htm

PDF Version: http://www.tacinc.org/hc/Issue19.pdf

-- The housing problems of people with disabilities living in large cities, 
- such as New York City and Chicago - often receive national attention. 
However, a large proportion of people with disabilities actual live in more 
rural parts of the country. In this issue of Opening Doors, learn about the 
housing challenges facing rural America, including barriers to affordable 
housing in rural areas, expanding housing opportunities, and available 
resources for Homeless people in rural areas.

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December 2001 Edition; Issue 16
Opening Doors
A publication of the Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.
& the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force

HUD's HOME Program:  Can it Really Work for People with Disabilities?:

HTML Version: http://www.c-c-d.org/od-Dec01.htm

PDF Version: http://www.tacinc.org/hc/Issue16.pdf

--
The HOME Investments Partnership (HOME) Program is the largest federal 
program available exclusively to create new affordable housing. This issue 
of Opening Doors is designed to help the disability community learn more 
about the HOME program, how it works, and how it can be used to expand 
affordable housing for people with disabilities. To learn more about the 
Consolidated Plan mentioned in this article, read Opening Doors Issue 8 and 
the TAC publication Piecing It All Together (PDF).

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* Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance:

http://www.tacinc.org/hc/Section8.htm

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Morgan <norsehorse@hotmail.com>
Morgan W. Brown
Montpelier Vermont USA



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