displaced - Being removed from rental property through no fault of your
own. i.e. fire, flood, condemnation, city or state actions, and
landlord wants the property back.
Evictions for non-payment of rent is not included.
Working family – Twelve months
of full-time continuous employment and those unable to work because of
age or disability. (Continuous
employment is defined as an average of thirty (30) hours or more per
week. An interruption of
four (4) weeks or less is not considered a break in continuity.
Consideration will be given for longer breaks in employment if
the adult family members were working an average of twenty (20) hours
per week and attending school or job training for ten (10) or more
hours per week.
Graduates of Transitional Housing
Programs – Currently living in a shelter and you have completed
the necessary training and/or counseling required and now you are
ready to leave the program and get your own housing.
Public Housing or Section 8 Voucher participant and became a home
owner – A former rental assistance program participant who
became a home owner, who had met the requirements of the OHA
homeownership program (including homeownership training) and who lost
that home due to insufficient income.
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