Author Archives: RHA

18 Sep
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Hispanic Heritage Month

From September 15th to October 15th is National Hispanic Heritage Month. This month traditionally honors the cultures and contributions  of both the Hispanic and Latino Americans. We celebrate the heritage rooted in all Latin American countries and those from Spain, ...

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01 Sep
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Furthering and continuing the mission and vision for healthier, affordable housing in our community.

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25 Aug
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New Face Mask Requirements

“Illinois has had a mask mandate since May 1 of this year, and in most establishments, people are adhering to it, but it’s important that we treat hospitality employees just as you would in any retail store or establishment,” Pritzker ...

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17 Aug
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Attention Landlords and Tenants

As you may be aware, the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) is administering the Coronavirus Relief funds allocated to the State of Illinois via the CARES Act and has developed the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERA) to support Illinois tenants unable to pay ...

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27 Jul
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Rockford Housing Authority’s Phase Plan UPDATE

A Message from The RHA Leadership Team July 27, 2020 Rockford Housing Authority’s Phase Plan UPDATE As our country continues to see a growth in the number of positive Covid-19 cases, we must continue to look at our daily operations ...

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24 Jul
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Family Self-Sufficiency Program

The Family Self-Sufficiency Program is a voluntary program established by HUD to promote economic self-sufficiency among RHA participating families. Family Self-Sufficiency Specialists assist you in developing a Service Plan that outlines your goals for the next five years. Emphasis is ...

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24 Jul
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Resident Self Sufficiency Program

  What is the Resident Self Sufficiency (RSS) Program? Take control of your future with the Resident Self Sufficiency program. RSS is all about exploring services that will help residents, not only the adults but the children and senior citizens ...

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24 Jul
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Resident Opportunities Self-Sufficiency Program

The Resident Opportunities Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) program is a public housing resident self-sufficiency program funded through HUD to assist residents with supportive services and service coordination. The purpose of the program is to work with our public housing residents to create ...

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23 Jul
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THE LIFEFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE OVERVIEW

The Lifeforce Development Institute is a 12-week work readiness course preparing people for the workforce. This is a second chance for some and a life-changing moment. The course offers every week pathways out of poverty lessons, financial empowerment skills, and ...

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22 Jul
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REYNALDO SANDOVAL JR LDI GRADUATE

Reynaldo Sandoval JR. is a 2019 LDI graduate; he says that the program was wonderful to him, that his teachers were top-notch and his class was all family. Sandoval says that this program was a life changer and a career ...

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