The Housing Resource Tool Kit

Transitioning from the family home or a congregate setting to integrated, independent housing is a complex process. Individuals and families often feel they must be experts in real estate, fair housing and landlord-tenant laws, support services, human resources, zoning, and more. However, families who helped individuals successfully move into housing often say reliable, accurate information and a knowledgeable, committed support system is what made the difference. This section of the NoVA Housing Resource Guide is a toolkit that contains reference materials to help individuals, families and support coordinators navigate the process of planning for and transitioning to independent housing. The toolkit will evolve over time, as we learn from each other’s experiences. Currently, we have materials on:

Preparing Individuals to Transition to Independent Housing

Using Tenant Based Rental Assistance