Anaheim Housing Authority
- COVID-19 Waivers: To learn about the COVID-19 waivers and alternative requirements that the Anaheim Housing Authority has adopted under Notices PIH 2020-05, 2020-13, and 2020-33, please click here.
- PHA and Administrative Plan: The Anaheim Housing Authority is preparing a draft of the Annual Plan for Fiscal Year 2021-2022, along with the required attachments and documents related to the Plan. The Plan and all attachments will be available for review between January 15, 2021 and March 1, 2021 here. The Anaheim Housing and Community Development Commission will hold a Public Hearing teleconference on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 5:00 p.m., to receive and review comments on the Annual Plan. If you would like to attend or if you would like to submit comments, please click here.
- Buena Esperanza Waiting List Opening: The Anaheim Housing Authority is opening up a Project-Based Voucher (PBV) waiting list for the Buena Esperanza development early spring 2021. Applicants must be chronically homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. To learn more and to apply, click here. Applications will only be accepted through the OC Coordinated Entry System. If you are a person with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete the forms OR if you require assistance in a different language, please call 714-765-4320 and leave a message or email AHAinfo@anaheim.net. Our staff members will reach out within 24-48 hours to assist you. For the public notices in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese click here.
The Anaheim Housing Authority administers federally-funded programs and grants allocated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in the City of Anaheim, CA.
Housing Programs include:
- Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program - allows a participating family to move into a unit of their choice if the property owner has agreed to participate in the HCV Program.
- Project Based Voucher (PBV) Program - provides rental assistance at selected apartment complexes within the City.
- Affordable Housing Lists – The City has agreements with owners of specific units to keep rent levels below regular market rates. As affordable units become available, individuals on the Interest List will be notified by mail of the availability. This is not a rental assistance program.
HUD Programs include:
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – The CDBG program provides funding to agencies and businesses that provide a benefit to low and moderate income persons, prevent or eliminate slums and blight, or meet needs having a particular urgency.
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program – The ESG program provides funding to nonprofit organizations and public entities sponsoring projects that’s provide a benefit to low-and moderate income homeless persons, provides shelters for the homeless, but also aid in the transition of this population to permanent housing.
- HOME Investments Partnerships (HOME) Program – The HOME program provides funds to local government’s to implement local housing strategies designed to increase the supply of affordable housing.
- Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program – The HOPWA program provides funding for housing and related support services of low–income persons living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).