NAHMA HUD Update: VAWA Resources for Multifamily Assisted Housing

NAHMA HUD Update: VAWA Resources for Multifamily Assisted Housing

HUD has developed a VAWA web page for Multifamily Housing. Please find the update on the web page resources below:

Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Resources for Multifamily Assisted Housing

HUD has created a VAWA web page for assisted housing owners, agents, industry professionals, and residents. The web page contains links to the following:

  • Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013;
  • HUD’s final VAWA rule;
  • Press release announcing the rule’s publication;
  • Multifamily Housing program notice H 2017-05,  “Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Reauthorization Act of 2013 – Additional Guidance for Multifamily Owners and Management Agents”;
  • July 26 and August 1, 2017 training webcasts on YouTube and associated PowerPoint slides;
  • A summary of industry Questions & Answers;
  • HUD VAWA Forms, and
  • Additional survivor resources.

For questions on the web page or Multifamily VAWA requirements, please contact Carissa Janis in the HUD Multifamily Office of Asset Management and Portfolio Oversight at  .