The Project-Based Program (PB) (Assistance ends if the family moves during the first year) This program subsidizes the rent and utilities of a unit in a subsidized development.  If the tenant in a Project-Based unit moves out of the development during the first year of the lease, the tenant’s assistance ends.  If the tenant moves out of …

The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) (Assistance follows the family if it moves) Over 7,000 families and housing owners participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) administered by The Housing Authority of the County of Alameda (HACA) because the program is a win-win for both.  It provides rental assistance to …

A family that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) has two sets of obligation—those set out in the family’s lease with the landlord, and those set out in Section 4 of the family’s HCVP Voucher (the contract between HACA and the HCVP family that entitles the family to participate in the HCVP program).  …

Helping Veterans Achieve Housing Stability – The Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) Voucher Program HACA is an enthusiastic participant in the national effort to end homelessness among veterans.  Landlords, you can play a vital role in this endeavor as you all have the power to open doors for Vets, and give them the stability they …

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