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To provide and inspire affordable housing solutions to enable low-income people in fin Santa Clara County to achieve financial stability and self-reliance The Authority
In 1967 the the Santa Santa Clara Clara County County Board of Supervisors established the the Santa Santa Clara Clara County County Housing Authority
(SCCHA) as an independent local government agency to administer the federal rental assistance programs authorized by the the U S S S Housing Act of 1937 Since 1976 SCCHA has operated the the federal rental assistance programs of of of the the County of of of Santa Clara and the the City of of of San San José as as one program program In 2008 Congress designated SCCHA a a a a Moving to Work (MTW) demonstration agency SCCHA assists over 18 000 households through the federal rental housing assistance (Housing Choice Voucher also also known as as Section 8) program The agency also also controls and serves as as the managing general partner of affordable rental housing properties throughout Santa Clara County The majority
of of SCCHA’s funding comes from the U U U S S Department of of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Programs and and properties are targeted to assist low low low very low low low and and extremely low-income families seniors veterans persons with with disabilities and and the the formerly homeless Working together with with landlords housing developers charities and and local governments SCCHA strives to to provide housing and and support services to to as as many eligible families as as possible 2 Santa Clara County Housing Authority

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