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Public and Indian Housing
The role of the Office of Public and Indian Housing is to ensure safe, decent, and affordable housing; create opportunities for residents' self-sufficiency and economic independence; and assure fiscal integrity by all program participants.

STEM, Energy, Economic Development (SEED): Coalitions for Community Growth

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) have made significant investments in infrastructure upgrades and energy retrofits to conserve resources on a national scale. Until now, the primary emphasis has been on residential buildings’ energy performance without much consideration for the human capital needed to create these improvements and changes. Read more...

PIH Risk Division

The PIH Risk Division is responsible for managing the Enterprise Risk Management program for the Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH). Read more...

Jobs Plus Pilot Program

The purpose of the Jobs Plus Pilot program is to develop locally-based, job-driven approaches to increase earnings and advance employment outcomes through work readiness, employer linkages, job placement, educational advancement technology skills, and financial literacy for residents of public housing. The place-based Jobs Plus Pilot program addresses poverty among public housing residents by incentivizing and enabling employment through income disregards for working families, and a set of services designed to support work including employer linkages, job placement and counseling, educational advancement, and financial counseling. Ideally, these incentives will saturate the target developments, building a culture of work and making working families the norm. Read more...

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