Information about PHA’s waitlists available in English and Spanish flyers

Effective Tuesday, August 15,  2023 at 12:01am the Providence Housing Authority has opened its public housing waiting list for studios (zero-bedroom units) ages 50 and older, 1 bedroom for elderly/disabled only, and family units 2-7 bedrooms. The PHA is accepting applications online only at Anyone…

The PHA Annual Plan posted for review in February has been approved by the PHA’s board; however, since it had been posted, HUD has established a new regulation that requires PHA now to amend the plan. The revision relates to the PHA’s policy for tenants who are over income […]

The Providence Housing Authority (PHA) will conduct a public comment period for the FY 2023 Annual Plan and FY 2022 Capital Fund Final Rule beginning on February 3, 2023 and ending on March 20, 2023. All of these documents are available for viewing below. Click here to view the Annual Plan including a request for […]

Providence Housing Board Awards 50 Project Based Vouchers to help build new affordable housing Agency awards subsidies to three new construction projects that will add 361 units of housing, most of them affordable, in Providence; ten PBVs awarded in partnership with VA Medical Center PROVIDENCE – The Board of Commissioners of the Providence Housing Authority […]

Help for the Holidays PDF

MISSION PHA provides and develops quality and safe affordable housing opportunities and services to address the needs of Rhode Island Residents. VISION PHA, working with residents, will be a best-in-class leader in creating safe, vibrant communities that promote pathways to opportunities and be a place where people are proud to live and work. OUR VALUES […]

The Providence Housing Authority has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to seek proposals from partners, owners, and/or developers interested in applying for up to 50 Project Based Vouchers (PBV) to be used in new construction/substantial rehabilitation of multi-family affordable housing rental project(s) in the city of Providence that serve very low-income and extremely low […]

The PHA has developed a new draft lease for tenants that incorporates recent changes to our Admissions and Continued Occupancy Plan (ACOP) Click Here To Review in English: PHA PH Lease 5.24.21 – English only Haga clic aquí para Español: PHA PH Lease 2022 – Spanish The proposed lease is available for review at the […]

Providence Housing Authority receives $175,000 Housing for Everyone Grant from the TD Charitable Foundation Housing for Everyone Grant Support from the TD Charitable Foundation will help PHA work with struggling tenants to preserve their housing, increase their income and access other needed services PROVIDENCE, RI, MARCH 8, 2022 – Providence Housing Authority (PHA), the […]