The Louisville Metro Housing Authority (LMHA) has been awarded 129 Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHV) from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
To be eligible for an EHV, an individual or family must meet one of the following four eligibility categories:
- Experiencing homelessness;
- At risk of experiencing homelessness;
- Recently homeless and for whom providing rental assistance will prevent the family’s homelessness or having high risk of housing instability; or
- Fleeing, or attempting to flee, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.
Please click here for the definitions of homeless and at-risk of homelessness
The availability of EHVs is managed through a direct referral process. Families who believe they may be eligible for EHV assistance should contact:
Family Health Centers Common Assessment Team
1300 S. 4th St., Suite 200, Louisville, KY 40208
Phone: (502) 637-2080
Mon - Fri, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Common Assessment is a program to identify the housing and service needs of homeless individuals. Common Assessment is not a housing program but may be able to help connect you to resources and agencies that might best serve your needs. You will complete a short survey about your homelessness, health, and other needs.
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Strategic Planning Committee Update
The Louisville Metro Housing Authority will hold a Strategic Planning Committee meeting in the boardroom at 420 South Eighth Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40203 and via Zoom video teleconference at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 22, 2021.
Members of the public are encouraged to attend the meeting in-person at 420 South Eighth Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40203 or via Zoom video teleconference at the following link: http://www.zoom.us/, Meeting ID: 898 3871 0924, Passcode: 983631. If this link does not connect you, please go to our website for an alternate link at www.lmha1.org/.
Discussion Matters Include:
A. Complete any open items
B. Strategic Plan Goal 8: Board Leadership Development
Documents for Review - Click Here
These documents will be available for review and public comment from August 22, 2021 through September 20, 2021 on this website; at the Housing Authority's Central Office (420 S. 8th St.); Section 8 Office (600 S. 7th St.); public housing management offices; or by mail as requested.
Comments should be emailed to Sarah Galloway (firstname.lastname@example.org); or mailed to her attention at 420 S. 8th. St., Louisville, KY 40203.
To review the draft FY 2022 MTW Annual Plan amendment - CLICK HERE.
Amended language can be found on pages 11-12.