Habd Affordable Housing Preservation Summer Associates

Americorps Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

HABD Affordable Housing Preservation Summer Associates

For over eight decades, the Housing Authority Birmingham District (HABD) has been a committed leader in providing affordable housing for qualified families in the City of Birmingham. The Section 8 program provides affordable housing choices for low-income households to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing by allowing families to choose privately owned rental housing.

Housing can include single-family homes, townhouses and apartments and is not limited to units located in subsidized housing projects. The Associates will develop and implement a program model that will in turn increase housing opportunities for low-income individuals and families experiencing a housing crisis throughout Birmingham, AL. This will include outreach and research, providing community support, and create sustainability by working with the Section 8 Director and staff members on a plan for implementation. Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : Members will increase affordable housing choices for low-income households by allowing families to choose privately owned rental housing through activities such as: tenant organizing/ data tracking, legal housing advocacy, individual and organizational capacity building, and protect clients form unhealthy living arrangements

Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Training , Stipend .

Terms :

Car recommended .

Service Areas :

Environment , Homelessness , Housing .

Skills :

Computers/Technology , Social Services , Conflict Resolution , Recruitment , Communications .



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Habd Affordable Housing Preservation Summer Associates

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