Author Archives: RHA

27 Apr
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RHA closed May 1 through May 5, 2017 for employee training

The Rockford housing Authority’s offices, including HCV and housing site offices, will be closed May 1 through May 5, 2017 for employee training.  Residents may still pay their rent by mail or drop boxes at the site locations.

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26 Apr
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FATHERS ARE CENTRAL TO THE EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING OF THEIR CHILDREN

FATHERS ARE CENTRAL TO THE EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING OF THEIR CHILDREN I AM Fatherhood Fathers are central to the emotional well-being of their children; they are capable caretakers and disciplinarians. A recent study by the National Institute of Child Health and ...

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21 Apr
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LATEST JOB LISTINGS FROM THE WORKFORCE CONNECTION

Please follow this link to see all jobs available at the Workforce Connection: View PDF

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21 Apr
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Project Workshop

Project Workshop | May 18, 2017 Morning Session: 8 AM – Noon Afternoon Session: Noon – 4 PM Please join the Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) on May 18th to learn about this exciting project to reduce costs for public housing ...

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19 Apr
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The Center for Nonviolence and Conflict Transformation

The Center for Nonviolence and Conflict Transformation Join Us Spring Kick Off April 20th, Orton Keyes 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm The Mobile Tech Lab features eight computer stations and a digital recording booth/music room and has lots of “low-tech” ...

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13 Apr
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NOTICE OF INTENT TO CHANGE THE ROCKFORD HOUSING AUTHORITY’S HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HVC) UTILITY ALLOWANCE

Please be advised that the Rockford Housing Authority is posting for public comment, a proposed change of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Utility Allowance. The proposed change is available for inspection during regular working hours at the following location: Rockford ...

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12 Apr
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BRIDGING DIVIDES, BUILDING COMMUNITY

BRIDGING DIVIDES, BUILDING COMMUNITY ‘I AM Unbroken Communities.’ Rev. Jeffrey Brown was one of the key architects behind the “Boston Miracle,” which saw the violent crime rate among youth plummet by 79% over a decade. Today, he works with faith ...

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29 Mar
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A STORY OF BELIEF IN COLLABORATION, DIALOGUE AND ENGAGEMENT

A STORY OF BELIEF IN COLLABORATION, DIALOGUE AND ENGAGEMENT A Community’s well-being is the outcome of a multifaceted interplay of social, cultural, economic and environmental influences that is beyond any one individual or organization. The long-lasting resolutions to improve community ...

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17 Mar
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RHA is pleased to announce that Laura Snyder has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of the agency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2017 Rockford, IL The Rockford Housing Authority is pleased to announce that Laura Snyder has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of the agency.  Ms. Snyder will assume the new role Monday, March 21, ...

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17 Mar
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The Past, Present, and Future of Housing in Rockford

“The Past, Present, and Future of Housing in Rockford” On Sunday, February 26, 2017 Midway Village Museum hosted a community Forum “The Past, Present, and Future of Housing in Rockford”. As the Rockford community works to become a top 25 ...

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