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Resources

Below is a list of resources available to voucher holders.

Termination and Informal Hearings

There are a number of circumstances under which your Housing Choice Voucher assistance could be terminated. The Housing Authority may at any time terminate program assistance for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to: Failure to use HAP to pay rent Repeated vilations…

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Reasonable Accommodations

It is the policy of the Keene Housing to provide reasonable accommodation in our programs for applicants with disabilities where reasonable accommodation is needed to provide an equal opportunity to use and enjoy KH’s programs. KH’s goal is to provide stable, quality affordable housing to…

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Reviews & Inspections

Income, family composition, and immigration status are typically reviewed once a year. Subsidized units are also inspected once a year. Income, family composition, and immigration status are typically reviewed once a year. Subsidized units are also inspected once a year. Back to resources

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Income & Family Changes

All Changes in income or changes in household members must be reported in writing within 10 business days. All Changes in income or changes in household members must be reported in writing within 10 business days. Back to resources

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Voucher Payment Standards

Voucher payment standards determine how much Keene Housing will pay toward your rent and utilities. Voucher payment standards determine how much Keene Housing will pay toward your rent and utilities. Back to resources

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Utility Estimates

Voucher payment standards include an amount for utilities. These amounts vary for different Voucher/unit sizes. Voucher payment standards include an amount for utilities. These amounts vary for different Voucher/unit sizes. Back to resources

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MTW Administrative Plan

Keene Housing currently has Moving to Work Administrative Plan (“Admin Plan”) for its MTW Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program. It explains the policies through which the agency administers the program. The plan is approved by the Board of Commissioners and reviewed annually. The full plan,…

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Limited English Proficiency

KH is sensitive to the needs of those who may not speak English as their primary language. While KH does not provide translated documentation, we do offer a variety of services to help you with our processes. KH Limited English Proficiency Policy Back to resources

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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) protects tenants and family members of tenants who are victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking from being evicted or terminated from housing assistance based on acts of such violence against them. These provisions apply both…

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Our Voucher Programs

Keene Housing administers over 500 housing choice vouchers through our Mainstream-5, Non-Elderly Disabled (NED), and Moving to Work (MTW) Housing Choice Voucher (formerly Section 8) programs. Eligibility requirements may differ from program to program. Keene Housing utilizes the same pre-application for both its property based…

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