HUD sponsored

HCV Utilization Best Practices Webinar Series: Strategies to Maximize Use of SPVs


September 28, 2021 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT



This webinar provides information to help public housing authorities (PHAs) set expectations for prioritizing Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) leasing and relative funding to best meet Special Purpose Voucher (SPV) goals with an emphasis on Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) voucher utilization. It includes topics such as How to Prioritize SPV programs in the Voucher Issuance Process, New Award Funding, Recurring Award, Managing Waiting Lists, and more.

This webinar is part of a three-part series of that is intended to provide PHAs with best practices for their HCV programs. View other webinars in the HCV Utilization Best Practices Series.

Training Objectives

Participants will:

  • Review the impact of increased Housing Assistance Payments (HAP) expenses and the resulting shortfall
  • Discuss how to set expectations for prioritizing leasing to meet SPV goals
  • Learn best practices on managing competing priorities from PHAs

Who Should Attend?

This training is intended for PHA employees serving HCV programs.

Registration Information

You must have a HUD Exchange account to register. Follow these instructions for registering.

Pre-Webinar Prep

Prior to attending this webinar, it may be helpful to review the two pre-recorded webinars available as part of the HCV Utilization Training: Financial Management and Best Practices.

Hosted By:

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

For more information, please contact:

HCV Utilization Best Practices Series Registrar| onlinelearning@cvrassociates.com

Tags: Housing Choice Voucher Program HUD-VASH