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Manage a Program

Find guidance about HUD programs, cross cutting requirements, activities, and program management topics to help implement your program

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Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

CDBG, HOME, ESG, and HOPWA State and local government and PHA grantees must meet Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) requirements.

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Affordable Housing

HUD's affordable housing programs include: 811 PRA, HOME, HOPWA, HTF, and NSP, as well as Multifamily Preservation Programs such as RAD and Section 236 Preservation. Multifamily Energy Efficiency Initiatives include the Better Buildings Challenge.

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Consolidated Planning

The consolidated planning process serves as a framework for community-wide dialogue to identify housing and community development priorities that align and focus funding from CDBG, HOME, ESG, and HOPWA.

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Environmental Review

The environmental review process is required for all HUD-assisted projects to ensure projects do not negatively impact the surrounding environment and that the property site itself will not have an adverse environmental or health effect on end users.


Homelessness Assistance

HUD's homelessness assistance programs include: BRAC, CoC, ESG, HOPWA, HUD-VASH, Pay for SuccessRHSP, Title V, VHPD, and YHDP. Legacy programs include: Emergency Shelter Grants Program, HPRP, S+C, SHP, and SRO. Topics include the Affordable Care Act.

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Housing Counseling

HUD's Housing Counseling Program provides support to a nationwide network of Housing Counseling Agencies and counselors.

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Public Housing and Vouchers

Public housing and voucher programs provide decent and safe affordable housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities.

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HUD systems include: DRGR, eCon Planning Suite, e-snaps, HDX, FSRS, HEROS, HMIS, IDIS.