Policies & Procedures



SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER ADMINISTRATION PLAN

(Effective 03/1/2021)

The Administration Plan is required by HUD.  The purpose of the Administration Plan is to establish policies for carrying out the programs in a manner consistent with HUD requirements and local goals and objectives contained in the Caribou Housing Authority’s agency plan.  This administration plan is supporting documentation to the CHA agency plan, and is available for public review as required by CFR 24 Part 903.

Caribou Housing Authority’s Administration Plan


FAMILY SELF-SUFFICIENCY ACTION PLAN

(Effective 04/23/2019)

The Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Action Plan is required by HUD.  The purpose of the FSS Action Plan is to establish policies for carrying out the Family Self-Sufficiency Program in a manner consistent with HUD requirements and local goals and objectives contained int eh PHA”s Agency Plan.  The FSS Action Plan is a supporting document to the Caribou Housing Authority’s Agency Plan, is available for public review as required by 24 CFR Part 903.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1:  Family Self-Sufficiency Program and The FSS Action Plan

Part I:  The Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program and FSS Action Plan

Part II:  Requirements of the FSS Action Plan

Chapter 2:  Purpose, Scope, and Applicability of the Family Self-Sufficiency Program

Part I:  Purpose and Basic Requirements of the FSS Program

Part II:  Scope of The FSS Program

Part III:  Program Operation

Part IV:  Definitions

Chapter 3:  Program Administration

Part I:  Staffing, Fees and Costs, and On-Site Facilities

Part II:  Program Coordinating Committee

Chapter 4:  Selecting and Serving FSS Families

Part I:  Incentives, Outreach, and Assurance of Noninterference

Part II:  Family Selection

Part III:  Activities and Support Services

Chapter 5:  Contract of Participation

Part I:  Overview and Family Obligations

Part II:  Contract Specifications

Chapter 6:  Escrow Account

Part I:  The Escrow Account

Part II:  Escrow Fund Accounting and Reporting

Chapter 7:  Portability in Housing Choice Voucher FSS Programs

Part I:  Portability in the FSS Program

Part II:  The Effects of Portability on FSS Regulations and Policy