PUBLIC HOUSING GENERAL INFORMATION

The Public Housing program which is referred to Low Rent is a federally funded program that assists low income families with rental assistance. The units are owned by the Housing Authority.

HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HCV) PROGRAM (Section 8)

This federally funded program helps families pay their rent. This assistance is in a form of a voucher provided to low income families, seniors, and persons with disabilities for rental units chosen by the tenant in the private market.

FAMILY SELF SUFFICIENCY (FSS) PROGRAM INFORMATION

FSS enables HUD-assisted families to increase their economic security & self-sufficiency, while promoting the development of local strategies to coordinate the use of assistance under the Section 8/Public Housing programs.

Covid-19 Protection Package Giveaway

During these difficult times of Covid-19, it is extremely important to protect yourself from the virus as much as possible. For that reason, The Pharr Housing Authority has decided to do its part to help out by donating protection items to the citizens of Pharr Public Housing and Section 8.  Starting November 18, 2020, The “Pharr Givings” Project will start delivering care packages to each household.  Each package will include 25 face cover masks, 5 bottles of hand sanitizer and 1 package antibacterial wipes.  We hope this will help in your ability to stay Covid free.  The Health and Wellbeing of all of our citizens in important to us and we hope this makes a difference.

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Mission: Become the Premier Housing Agency by Promoting Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Dedication, Empowering Staff and Influencing The Future Growth and Development of Families Through Education and Housing. Our Vision: To be the Leading Agency Empowering Families to Build a Better Quality of Life.

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PHA Latest News

4th Annual Halloween Boo-Bash

Pharr Housing Residents, its that time of the year! Halloween is upon us and the Pharr Housing Authority is having their 4th Annual Halloween Boo-Bash. This year’s theme will be “Wizard of Oz”. Due to Covid-19 concerns, it will not be held in the PHA building.
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HUD Family Strong Families Initiative

Good Morning, Today the Pharr Housing Authority presents the HUD Strong Families Initiative located at the Pharr Developments & Research Center from 10am-3pm. All families are welcome.
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