Housing Policy

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RE-ENTRY AND HOUSING

By any standards, folks who are re-entering their communities after incarceration do not have an easy time integrating back into their neighborhoods. The extraordinary difficulties include internal baggage they carry from the experience of prison, family and social disruption, absence of opportunities in the community, and reputations (with themselves and others) as criminals and outsiders. They ordinarily get no reliable ...more »

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Housing Availability

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Transparency of available units

One of the most common concerns from the community is that they never know when there are vacancies in subsidized CHA units.

 

All CHA programs should be required to have a current and updated listing in the www.direct2housing.org website so the community can very easily go online to see who to contact, who is eligible and how to apply for the subsidized units all in one place.

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