PMHA Family Self-Sufficiency Program

Goals of PMHA’s Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program PMHA’s Family Self-Sufficiency program is about giving people a path to economic independence. We work with individuals and families who have the desire to achieve self-sufficiency, and we believe financial...

Steps to Become a HCVP Landlord in Portage County

What is an HCVP Landlord? The Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP), also known as Section 8, helps low-income families gain access to safe, affordable housing. In that sense, HCVP landlords provide an important community service. When their rental properties are...

Lead Hazards & Tips for Safety

Lead is a highly toxic material that can be very dangerous to humans. Paint that contains lead was commonly used in homes prior to the 1970s, but it was banned because it can be a serious health hazard. That’s why regulators have put rules in place for disclosing...
Leadership Portage County (LPC) Graduation

Leadership Portage County (LPC) Graduation

Congratulations to Carolyn Budd, PMHA’s Special Programs Manager, and Kim Grimes, Finance Assistant, who recently graduated from Leadership Portage County (LPC).  LPC seeks to facilitate positive change in Portage County by building a network of informed, committed...