Introduction to the FSS Program and FSS Training


This chapter provides a high-level overview of the Family Self-Sufficiency program. Specifically, it:

  • Describes the benefits of participating in the FSS program,
  • Helps familiarize PHA staff and others who are new to the FSS program with the program structure and benefits,
  • Provides a refresher on the FSS program for seasoned program coordinators,
  • Identifies core documents of the FSS program including FSS program regulations, policy guidance from HUD, and the FSS Action Plan, and
  • Introduces the six online training chapters and modules.


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