Coronavirus

COVID-19 Resources for Housing Authorities 

Here are some informational resources regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to keep your communities safe and healthy. In addition, please remember to check with your local health department and local governments.

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The Department of Housing and Urban Development's COVID-19 page states that "[e]veryone should continue promoting everyday disease prevention strategies":

  • If you are sick, stay home from work or school.
  • Avoid close contact with those who are already sick.
  • Cover your nose and mouth when coughing or sneezing with a tissue or the crook of your arm.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water.
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose, or mouth.

PHA-related waiver requests should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (added 3/17/2020)

PIH dedicated email address for questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to (added 3/17/2020)

For Immediate Assistance

  • Public and Indian Housing - please call 800-955-2232 (added 3/18/2020)
  • FHA Single Family (added 3/18/2020)
    • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • Phone: 1-800-Call-FHA  [1-800-225-5342]

Resources

 

Webinars

NAHRO's webinar titled "Leading During COVID-19" can be found here(Added 3/13/2020; Recorded on 3/12/2020)

Slides from NAHRO's webinar titled "Leading During COVID-19" can be found here(Added 3/13/2020; Recorded on 3/12/2020)

On March 13, 2020 from 2 pm to 3 pm HUD, CDC, VA, and the National Healthcare for the Homeless Council hosted an "Office Hours" webinar to discuss COVID-19 planning and response. When a recording is available, we will post it here.

Infectious Disease Preparedness Among Homeless Assistance Providers and Their Partners

Slides for this webinar can be found here.