Housing for a Diverse and Sustainable Community
We’re entering the third year of a public education campaign about preserving and creating* affordable housing. We’ve been talking to people all over Arlington about what this issue means to them, their neighbors, and our community. If you want to learn more—
Flip through AHS’s Just the Facts: An Affordable Housing Source Book for Arlington VA, with supporting data.
Link to Arlington County’s brochure on why affordable housing is important to our community.
Invite AHS to present a more detailed look at the subject—to your neighborhood or civic association, congregation, or other group.
Learn on your own through the campaign’s resource page.
During Affordable Housing Education Week/Month each September, AHS has partnered with other Arlington organizations for several events. Link to highlights from the 2012 and 2013 events and to our 11th Leckey Forum, which looked at messaging, the economics of housing, and the possibilities of partnership with the business community.
We appreciate the support provided to this public education campaign by—
*Important note: AHS was set up to help with the longterm effort to build and preserve affordable housing. If you are looking for affordable housing or other housing assistance now, please visit the Arlington County Housing page.