Advocating for and pursuing affordable housing opportunities for the maximum number of low-income individuals and families in Arlington.

Homeless Services :: Transitional Housing Program (THP)

The Transitional Housing Program (THP) formerly known as the Supportive Housing Program (SHP) is a federally funded program designed to serve homeless persons. The THP program is regulated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and managed and operated in Arlington by the Housing Authority of the City of Arlington (AHA).

The purpose of the THP program is to provide supportive housing in connection with supportive services to homeless persons to enable them to live as independently as possible.

Program Goals Include:

  • Residential Stability
  • Increased skill level and or income
  • Greater self determination

The THP Program Operations Summary in Arlington:

 Program   # of Households  Grant Start Date  Grant End Date  Funding
 2015-2016  24  11/01/15  10/31/16  $293,824

Criteria for Eligibility:

Generally homeless persons are referred to the AHA for participation in the THP program by agency partners such as the Arlington Life Shelter, area churches, and faith-based organizations. Eligible applicants must meet the HUD definition of homelessness and the HUD Income Limits.

Case Management Services:

Provided to program participants by Case Manager, Lakeisha May

Phone: 817-276-6772
Fax: 817-962-1219