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Publications

  • Priced Out: The Housing Crisis for People with Disabilities

    Report | Publication | February 2017

    This edition of the Priced Out report series, created with our partners at the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force, shows that non-elderly adults with disabilities who rely on Supplemental Security Income are among the groups most severely affected by the extreme shortage of affordable rental housing…

  • Housing Choice Vouchers Targeted to Non-Elderly Persons with Disabilities – Another Tool to Help End Homelessness

    Publication | December 2014

    Over the past decades, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded almost 55,000 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers specifically targeted to non-elderly people with disabilities to Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) across the nation. Given the high number of people who experience homelessness with disabilities, these…

  • Live-in Aides and the Housing Choice Voucher Program

    Publication | October 2012

    One of the issues that Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) often face when assisting people with disabilities through the Housing Choice Voucher Program is that of live-in aides. This Fact Sheet provides information on live-in aides including U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulatory requirements and key definitions…

  • Section 8 Made Simple

    Manual | Publication | October 2012

    Section 8 Made Simple — Special Edition: Using the Housing Choice Voucher Program to End Chronic Homelessness offers step-by-step guidance on finding and securing housing through the HCV program, with a special focus on helping those who are experiencing chronic homelessness. In every chapter you'll find quick tips, definitions, and…