Our Community

  1. Housing Locations

    Check out the various locations offered for public housing through the Portland Housing Authority and learn about the communities and amenities surrounding them.

  2. Study Centers

    Centers are open to all residents who need academic help. Computers, internet, and printers are available. Volunteers and staff are on hand to assist students of all ages with homework and college applications.

  3. Volunteering

    Check out the volunteer opportunities available or contact us for more information about group volunteering or creating a volunteer project.

  4. emPOWERme

    EmPOWERme is a Portland Housing Authority Resident Services program designed to help residents find the tools to get ahead in a way that matches their values and goals.

  5. Scholarship Resources

    Click here to view scholarship opportunities for public housing and section 8 residents

  6. Resident Survey

    PHA public housing residents, please complete this survey to help us understand your needs and improve the services in your neighborhood.

  7. The CHEETA Project

    Community Hope through Education Empowerment Training and Action, or CHEETA, is our youth leadership and community engagement project run through the Study Centers.

  8. Programs & Services

    Check out the various youth, family, career, and adult education services offered in our public hosing neighborhoods around the city.

  9. Share Ideas & Shape Your Community

    Interact with the Housing Authority by suggesting initiatives, posting ideas, and sharing in conversations around community proposals.