Family Self-Sufficiency

About the Program

The Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher residents who are motivated to work toward economic self-sufficiency. It is a voluntary program that helps participants create a five-year plan, assist in finding the resources to meet their  professional and personal goals, work towards earning a living wage, and gives them the opportunity to earn money to use as an asset in the future.

Participants graduate from the program having met their educational, job training and/or employment goals. Goals may include:

  • Acquiring a GED
  • Career and job exploration
  • College degree or certificate
  • Creating a healthier lifestyle
  • Improving credit
  • Job specific program certificate
  • Preparing for home or small business ownership

Questions & Sign Up

The program connects FSS members with resources that may help them increase their earned income and manage their money and lives wisely. If you have questions or would like to sign up, please contact us at 707-257-9414.