Housing Assistance Program (HAP)

Program Name: Housing Assistance Program (HAP)
Type of Housing: Temporary (2+ years) housing subsidy with private landlords: singles, duplexes, multi-family, and apartment buildings. Participants must move onto a more permanent housing subsidy after 2 years, such as Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP/Gateway).
Locations:  Scattered sites throughout Cuyahoga County (Cleveland), Ohio.
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Household must meet Federal very low-income limits
  • A member of the household must have a documented severe mental health disability
  • The member of the household with the disability must be linked with services through a contract mental health agency of the ADAMHS board
Required Documents: Completed application and supporting documents, which include verification of all household income, copies of valid photo ID’s, birth certificates and social security cards for all household members.
Background Check? This is not conducted by EDEN. Landlords may conduct their own background checks.
Tenant Rent: Household pays 40% of their gross adjusted monthly income towards rent & utilities.
Applications: CLOSED