Special Needs Housing: Housing for Persons with Special Needs

Recognizes programs, other than those focused primarily on combating homelessness, that best provide affordable housing and services for persons with special needs.

Note: Individual developments are not eligible for an award.

Judging Criteria

Special Needs Housing entries will be judged on the degree to which they:

  • Are innovative
  • Are replicable
  • Respond to an important state housing need
  • Demonstrate measurable benefits to HFA targeted customers
  • Have a proven track record of success in the marketplace
  • Provide benefits that outweigh costs
  • Demonstrate effective use of resources
  • Effectively employ partnerships
  • Achieve strategic objectives

If you have questions, please email awards@ncsha.org or call 202-624-7710.

2009 Entries

Kentucky Housing Corporation:
Kentucky Housing Corporation

NewJersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency:
New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency

New YorkCity Housing DevelopmentCorporation:
New York City Housing Development Corporation

New York StateDivision of Housing and Community Renewal:
New York State Division of  Housing and Community Renewal

New YorkState Housing Finance Agency/State ofNew York Mortgage Agency:
New York State Housing Finance Agency/State of New York Mortgage Agency

Rhode IslandHousing:
Rhode Island Housing

Tennessee Housing Development Agency:
Tennessee Housing Development Agency