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Get the Facts: HOPWA and COVID-19 Response


Date Published: March 2022


These documents offer guidance for delivering HOPWA housing and services throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and highlight the following topics:

  • Using Hotels & Motels in Your Community Response
  • Remote Inspections
  • Self Certification of Income & HIV
  • Fair Market Rent (FMR) Standard
  • Remote Methods/Practices
  • Supportive Services
  • Property Standards Waiver and Habitability Requirements

Visit the HOPWA Guidance for COVID-19 page on the HUD Exchange for additional HOPWA resources.

The contents of these materials, except when based on statutory or regulatory authority or law, do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. These materials are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.

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