Resident Opportunity and Supportive Services Elderly and Persons with Disabilities

To programmatically address the needs of public housing residents by providing supportive services, resident empowerment activities and/or assisting residents in becoming economically self- sufficient.

The primary focus of the program is on independent living and "aging in place."

Agency - Department of Housing and Urban Development

The Department of Housing and Urban Development's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination. HUD fulfills this mission through high ethical standards, management and accountability, and by forming partnerships with community organizations.

Office - Designated persons in the Offices of Public Housing and Native American Programs listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog.