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PHA Holiday Events this December 

PHA Holiday Events this December  Each year, the Providence Housing Authority (PHA), and its nonprofit affiliate the Providence Community Opportunity Corporation (PCOC), sponsor events to spread goodwill and holiday cheer at each of our public housing developments. Calendar of Holiday Events at our Elderly/Disabled Units Resident Services Department Team Members at each of the PHA […]

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Public Notice FY 2018 Annual Plan Revision

Providence Housing Authority  En Español Abajo Public Notice FY 2018 Annual Plan Revision The Providence Housing Authority (PHA) will conduct a public comment period for a revision to its FY 2018 Annual Plan beginning on December 7, 2018 and ending on January 22, 2019 during business hours, 8:30am-4:30pm at 100 Broad Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI […]

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Job Fair Nov 1 2018

Autumn Job Fair on November 1st

The Providence Housing Authority (PHA) will host an Autumn Job Fair on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at 40 Laurel Hill Avenue in Providence. If you are interested in employment opportunities, the Fair will provide you with a chance to meet a variety of employers currently hiring for full, part-time, and […]

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PHA Executive Director, Melissa Sanzaro, cuts the ribbon to officially open the Workforce Success Closet.

Workforce Success Closet

The grand opening of the Workforce Success Closet was held on Thursday, October 18th, 2018 at the Thomas J. Anton Community Center – located in the Hartford Park family development at 50 Laurel Hill Avenue.   The Closet is an extension of our workforce development programs and is designed to provide proper professional attire for participants […]

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JUMP Bikes on Broadway Providence

JUMP Bike Share Comes to Providence with Special Offer for PHA Residents

The City of Providence has become the latest city to establish a bicycle share program.  The program offers reduced cost bicycle rentals to PHA residents throughout the City and adds a much needed new resource to the transportation landscape for low-income workers.   On September 6th, the bright red JUMP bikes, 400 in total, finally reached […]

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The PROVIDENCE HOUSING AUTHORITY announces that it anticipates awarding up to 50 Section 8 project-based vouchers

The PROVIDENCE HOUSING AUTHORITY announces that it anticipates awarding up to 50 Section 8 project-based vouchers through a request for proposals that has been released in October 2018. The RFP (PDF & Word Doc) is available at the PHA’s website, (See RFP and application forms,(PDF & Word Doc)) or by emailing The Request for Proposals is open [...]
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Citizens Bank Volunteers Paint Hartford Park Murals

On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, fifty volunteers from Citizens Bank gathered at the Providence Housing Authority’s (PHA) Hartford Park development.  It was a rainy day but that didn’t stop the volunteers from beautifying the Wayland Street area of the property. According to the Citizen’s Bank website, they “believe that investing in the communities where we [...]
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Food on the Move Mobile Markets at the PHA

On Thursday, September 6th, the Providence Housing Authority (PHA) joined with community partners to host a community breakfast celebrating the Food on the Move program. The event featured a healthy assortment of fresh fruits, pastries, and quiches and a brief speaking program, after which the mobile produce market was open for shoppers to enjoy the […]

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