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Family Self-Sufficiency Program

The Family Self Sufficiency Program (FSS) is a voluntary program available to            FSS Logo Final

  • Participants of the Housing Choice Voucher program  (Section 8)
  • Participants of the Public Housing program

Objectives of the FSS Program:

  • Obtain Employment
  • Increase income 
  • Increase financial literacy
  • Progress towards economic independence and self sufficiency
  • Reduce or eliminate need for welfare assistance

The FSS program provides

  • Job resources
  • Educational opportunities
  • Job training referrals
  • One on one case management
  • Other available community resources

The FSS Coordinator

  • Provides support and coaching while participants work toward economic self-sufficiency
  • Helps with
    • Goal setting
    • Support
    • Community resources
    • Accountability

Graduating from FSS may allow participants to earn a cash savings account and lead to an opportunity to buy a home.

Call or email one of the FSS Coordinators to get your journey started!