RAIN offers a variety of housing services to individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS under the HOPWA (Housing Opportunities for Persons Living With HIV/AIDS) Program. Funding through the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency allows RAIN Oklahoma to provide services in the 405 and 580 area codes of Oklahoma.
- Short-Term Rent, Mortgage, and Utility Assistance
- Transitional Housing for Homeless Persons
- Permanent Housing Placement
- Housing Case Management
For more information contact our Housing Specialist, Charla Stevenson.
HOPWA funding provides housing assistance and related supportive services and grantees are encouraged to develop community-wide strategies and form partnerships with area nonprofit organizations.
HOPWA funds may be used for a wide range of housing, social services, program planning, and development costs. These include, but are not limited to, the acquisition, rehabilitation, or new construction of housing units; costs for facility operations; rental assistance; and short-term payments to prevent homelessness.
HOPWA funds also may be used for health care and mental health services, chemical dependency treatment, nutritional services, case management, assistance with daily living, and other supportive services.
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development