skip to sub-navigation skip to content

It's a New Day in Public Health.

The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

skip to sub-navigation skip to content
 

HIV/AIDS

HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR PERSONS WITH AIDS (HOPWA)
FLORIDA STATE PROGRAM

Acrobat Reader* please note all files open in a new window and are less than 5mb in size.

This website presents contact, programmatic and policy information about housing services provided to eligible persons with HIV/AIDS through the State HOPWA Program.

DRAFT State of Florida Annual Action Plan for Programs Funded by HUD  for federal fiscal year 2014

Workgroup meeting notice for the 2014 Annual Action Plan
Policy

24 CFR PART 574 (pdf 4.7mb) HOPWA was created through the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, and authorized by the AIDS Housing Opportunity Act of 1992.  It is administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD); and the Office of HIV/AIDS Housing (OHH) at HUD Headquarters (Office Community Planning and Development). HOPWA Regulations 24 CFR 574 provide the requirements and framework for the HOPWA Program and should be referred to as needed.

NOTICE CPD 06-07 (doc 153kb) This Notice was issued August 3, 2006 and cross references 24CFR part 574 which covers short-term and permanent housing assistance and waiver information. This notice provides standards for HOPWA short-term rent, mortgage and utility payments and connections to permanent housing  The Frequent Questions and Answers on the last page is emphasized.
                                                            
Note: HOPWA Notices are issued by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Community Planning and Development for all HOPWA grantees and Project Sponsors. This information is incorporated by references into the State HOPWA contracts and provides updated policies and procedures for the State HOPWA Program.  All HOPWA Project Sponsors should routinely read the Notices.

TENANT-BASED RENTAL ASSISTANCE INFORMATION (TBRA)

Resources

THE HOPWA GRANTEE OVERSIGHT GUIDE (August 2010) provides grantees and project sponsors with an understanding of the various federal laws and regulations that govern the use of HOPWA resources, while providing guidance and tools to conduct compliance reviews and identify corrective actions, as needed. 

INCOME LIMITS

FAIR MARKET RENT LIMITS

HOPWA FLYER (pdf 30kb) This flyer provides a description of HOPWA, the services, qualifications and contact information for the 10 HOPWA Project Sponsors statewide.

STATE HOPWA PROJECT SPONSORS (doc60kb)  This list provides the name, address, phone & e-mail information for State HOPWA Project Sponsors.

STATE HOPWA PROGRAM SERVICE AREA MAP (pdf 52kb)  This color-coded statewide Florida map provides contact and service areas by region. 

CITY HOPWA (EMSA) GRANTEES (doc42 kb) This list provides the name, address, phone & e-mail information for City HOPWA Grantees

CITY HOPWA (EMSA) PROGRAM SERVICES AREA MAP (pdf 31.8kb)

KEY HOUSING WEBSITES (pdf 20kb) These Websites provide links for additional Federal and State Resources

2013 STATE HOPWA PROGRAM ANNUAL ACTION PLAN

2011-2012 CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE AND EVALUATION REPORT (CAPER)

HOPWA REPORTING REQUIREMENTS (doc 408kb)

The Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) administers and enforces Federal Laws and establishes policies that make sure all Americans have equal access to the housing of their choice. Learn more about FHEO.