Category Archives: Resident Services

Asheville Housing Authority’s Holiday Hours

The Asheville Housing Authority’s offices will be closed on Thursday, December 22nd and Monday, December 26th in recognition of the Christmas Holiday and Monday, January 2, 2017, in recognition of New Year’s Day. If you are a resident of Asheville … Continue reading

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The Minority Medical Mentoring Program (MMMP) is Accepting Applications

The Minority Medical Mentoring Program (MMMP) is accepting applications for the 2017-18 academic school year. This opportunity is designed for under-represented minority high school seniors enrolled in Asheville City and Buncombe County schools that participate in school-sanctioned internships. Candidates should … Continue reading

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Asheville Housing Authority’s Board and Staff Responds to Requests of Bartlett Arms’ Residents

Bartlett Arms apartments is the pilot site for one of the Asheville Housing Authority’s newest efforts; agency owned and managed laundry rooms. The residents of Bartlett Arms, led by their Resident President, Elaine Edwards, were instrumental in the development of … Continue reading

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My Community Matters Empowerment Program is Now Accepting Applications

The Asheville Housing Authority’s Residents’ Council is now accepting applications for their summer program – My Community Matters Empowerment Program. This program is scheduled to start during the third week of June. The program is open to residents who are ages … Continue reading

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Asheville Housing Authority’s Offices Are Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

All of Asheville Housing Authority’s offices are closed today in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. We will reopen tomorrow at 9:00 am. Please call – 1-888-990-8726 for assistance, if you have a housing emergency during the time … Continue reading

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Provide Feedback to HUD on Their Proposed Smoke-Free Policy

U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro joined Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy to announce a proposed rule to make the nation’s public housing propertiesentirely smoke-free.  HUD’s proposed rule would require more than 3,100 public housing agencies (PHAs) … Continue reading

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Asheville Housing Authority’s Response to WLOS’ “Over-Income” Story

On December 10, 2015, WLOS aired a story focused on the incomes of 25 families who reside in Asheville Housing Authority’s developments and tenant-based voucher units. The report criticized us for not forcing the families out of their homes when … Continue reading

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THE “MISSION GROWS” CNA 1 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

“The ‘Mission Grows’ Scholarship is a scholarship established by Mission Health System for financial assistance to individuals seeking to become Certified Nursing Assistants. Successful completion of the program will result in employment within the Mission Health System as a CNA, … Continue reading

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