Senior Housing - New FundingOpportunities

If you areinterested in additional funding for Supportive Services for seniors living inHUD Multifamily housing, HUD has just announced availability of an additional$31.5 million dollars to fund such services.

Funding made available under this NOFA must be used to fund defined supportiveservices in eligible existing HUD-assisted multifamily developments targeted toelderly households. Applicants must address, as applicable, requirementsestablished under both the General Section to the Department's Fiscal Year 2015NOFAs for Discretionary Programs and this program NOFA.

HUD's investment under this Demonstration is intended to produce evidence aboutthe impact of a supportive services model in existing assisted seniordevelopments on:

  • Aging in place;

  • Transitions toinstitutional care; and

  • Housingstability, well-being, health outcomes, and health care utilization (e.g.,hospitalizations, emergency room visits) associated with nursing home placementand high health care costs.

Additional information can also be found on HUD's web siteat

HUD will be hosting a webcast, tomorrow, Tuesday February2, 2016 to provide additional information. The webcast is from 1:00 until 2:00Eastern Standard Time. That is 12:00 until 1:00 Central Time. 11:00 until12:00 Mountain Time and 10:00 until 11:00 Pacific Time.

The webcast is calledSupportive Services Demonstrationfor Elderly Households in HUD-Assisted Multifamily Housingcan be viewedwith or without captions.

You can view theinvitation at

Additional information about available grants offered through the Department ofHousing and Urban Development is available on the Grant web site at

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Classes Offered


EIV Income Discrepancy(Class length 2.5 hours)

February 16, 2016
Section 504Coordinator(Class length 2.5 hours)February 17, 2016
CriminalActivity, Screening & Tenancy(Class length 2.5 hours)February 18, 2016

Students whoregister and attend the entire class will receive a certificate of completion.

Foradditional information or to register, visit our web site at

Trainingmaterials and sample forms are provided to facilitate instruction. The class isdelivered online (this is not a conference call). Students must have workingspeakers. Students with headsets/microphones may ask questions during theclass. Students without headsets may type questions during the class.

An emailaddress is available for students who have questions after the training.

Instructor-ledTraining From RBD


JoinMary Rossfor a two-day training session thatcombines a review of the latest trends and hottest topics of the day along withanswers to some of the most frequently encountered problems facing affordablehousing owners and agents. Mary utilizes her years of experience trainingaffordable housing professionals to cover the latest topics and trends whileblending in policy and procedure discussions critical to staying compliant.

Trainingincludes sample forms, notices and checklists.

To view the full,two-day agenda, click on the following link:

Class Schedule at a Glance (In Location Order)




Albuquerque, NMHUD Hot TopicsFebruary 23 & 24, 2016

Toregister for training, visit our web site atwww.rbdnow.comor contact our Training Coordinator (Larue Marin)

To sign up for the HUDBlast,visit our web site Just enter your email address in the box in the center ofthe home page.You canview previously posted HUDBlasts from our web site at

We also encourage you to sign-up for theListserv, so you can receive current RHIIP related information from HUD canview the RHIIP Tips Archives, under "Listserv-Multifamily RHIIP Tips" at

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