HUD and HHS Announce Awards of $98 Million for Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) jointly announced the FY 2012 awards for the new HUD Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities Project Rental Assistance (PRA) Demonstration. The Section 811 PRA Demonstration is designed to assist state housing agencies to expand integrated supportive housing opportunities for people with the most significant and long term disabilities, and was the centerpiece of the Frank Melville Supportive Housing Investment Act of 2010. A total of 13 states will receive $98 million to produce 3,530 units of integrated supportive housing for people with disabilities. Learn more on The Arc’s blog.