Anaheim Housing Authority (AHA) Documents
Section 511 of the Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998 (QHWRA) requires that Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) prepare a Five-Year Plan and an Annual Plan. The purpose of these plans is to provide a comprehensive guide to the PHA’s mission for serving the needs of low-income and very low-income families, and the PHA’s strategy for addressing those needs.
The Five-Year Plan describes the PHA’s long-range goals and objectives over the next five years. The Annual Plan provides details about the PHA’s immediate operations, program participants, programs and services, and the PHA’s strategy for addressing operational and resident concerns over the next fiscal year.
As required by the QHWRA, Anaheim Housing Authority is preparing a draft of the Annual Plan for Fiscal Year 2019-2020, along with the required attachments and documents related to the Plan. These will be available to the public at least 45 days prior to the public hearing, which will be held on March 6, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at:
Anaheim City Hall – West Tower
201 S. Anaheim Blvd., 10th Floor
Anaheim, CA 92805
The Plan and all attachments will be available for review and inspection between January 14, 2019 and February 28, 2019 on the Anaheim Housing Authority website at www.anaheimhousingprograms.net and during the same time period, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at the Anaheim Housing Authority offices, located at:Anaheim City Hall – West Tower
201 S. Anaheim Blvd., 2nd Floor
Anaheim, CA 92805
Members of the public are invited to review the documents and attend the public hearing. To submit a comment on the Plan, please contact Andrea Raez, Staff Analyst, at (714) 765-4320 ext. 4773 or ARaezAristondo@anaheim.net
The purpose of AHA’s Administrative Plan is to establish policies for carrying out the Section 8 HCV Program in a manner consistent with HUD requirements, and local goals and objectives. The current Administrative Plan was approved by the HA Board of Commissioners March 2018.
For a PDF file of our FY 2018-2019 Administrative Plan >> Click here.
Public Housing Agency (PHA) Plans
The PHA’s Plans advise HUD, Section 8 participants, and other members of the public about the PHA’s mission for serving the needs of low-income, very low-income, and extremely low-income families, and the PHA’s plan for addressing those needs. The Five-Year Plan describes the PHA’s long range goals and objectives for achieving the mission over the subsequent five years. The Annual PHA Plan provides details about the PHA’s immediate operations, program participants, programs and services, and the PHA’s strategy for addressing operational concerns and residents’ concerns and needs for the upcoming fiscal year.
Utility Allowance Schedule
Federal regulations governing the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program require that all public housing authorities review their utility allowance schedules annually and make appropriate adjustments when the costs of utilities has increased by 10% or more.
Violence Against Women's Act (VAWA) Protections
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) requires that AHA inform applicants and assisted tenants of their rights under this law, including their right to confidentiality and the limits thereof.
Notice of Occupancy Rights (Applicable to applicants and tenants)
This notice identifies rights and protections provided by VAWA to rental assistance program applicants and participants who are or have been victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault or stalking. It also explains the documentation that the PHA will require from an individual who claims the protections provided by VAWA, the PHA’s confidentiality obligation, and a copy of form HUD-5382 (Victim Certification Form), and contact information for local, state, and national victim advocacy groups or service providers.
To view the Notice of Occupancy Rights (English) >> Click here.
To view the Notice of Occupancy Rights (Spanish) >> .
Emergency Transfer Plan (Applicable to tenants only)
This plain identifies the tenants who are eligible for an emergency transfer under VAWA, the documentation required to request such transfer, confidentiality protections, how an emergency transfer may occur, and guidance to tenants on safety and security. This plan is based on a model emergency transfer plan published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Federal agency that oversees that AHA is in compliance with VAWA.
To view the Emergency Transfer Plan (English) >> Click here.
To view the Emergency Transfer Plan (Spanish) >> Click here.