Public Housing Agencies and Permanent Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless People. 3.1. Public Housing Agencies with Moving to Work Authority
A few PHAs (currently 33 of the 4,000) 9 have demonstration authority under a HUD program called Moving to Work (MTW). MTW gives the PHA the authority to operate outside the regular legislative and regulatory constraints of the Public Housing and HCV programs, under terms specified in a contract between HUD and the PHA.