Creating vibrant communities and sustainable neighborhoods since 1938

DHA’s vision is that every individual or family shall have quality and affordable housing, in communities offering empowerment, economic opportunity, and a vibrant living environment.

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About The Denver Housing Authority

Transformative.
Sustainable.

Denver Housing Authority is a quasi- municipal corporation with a portfolio of over 12,000 units and housing choice vouchers, providing affordable housing to more than 26,000 very low-, low- and middle- income individuals.  DHA has transformed public housing in Denver, creating a vibrant, revitalized, sustainable, transit-oriented and mixed- income community of choice. 

Our Mission

DHA’s mission is to develop and provide high-quality, affordable housing with responsive services, enabling people and communities to thrive.

Did you know?

DHA is the largest Public Housing Authority in the Rocky Mountain Region. DHA has a portfolio of over 12,000 units and provides affordable housing for over 26,000 Denver residents. 

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Our priorities

DHA delivers for the City and County of Denver

DHA was awarded the Low Loss Achievement Award from Housing Authority Insurance Group.

26,000+

People currently being served

8,326

Children being served

91 PHAS Score

The Public Housing Assessment System (PHAS) is the system that HUD uses to assess a PHA’s performance in managing its low-rent public housing programs.

104% Semap Score

The HCV/Section 8 Management Assessment Program (SEMAP) measures the performance of the public housing agencies that administer the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Homebuyer Education

Denver Housing Authority (DHA) as a HUD-Approved Counseling Agency, offers a Homeownership Program to provide educational and financial benefits to its participants. This program is designed to educate individuals on how they can become “loan ready”. With the assistance of the Homeownership Program, over 200 DHA residents have become homeowners.

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Our donors, our partnerships and funding sources make all the difference

The primary source of funding for DHA is the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Our Priorities 2022-2023
1.
DHA & Denver

Intergovernmental Agreement to accelerate the affordable and supportive housing pipeline. (1,300 Units)

2.
Revitalization

Sun Valley Revitalization through the Choice Neighborhoods Initiative implementation and planning grant. ($500,000)

3.
Stability

Ensuring long-term fiscal stability and preserving key assets. 

4.
quality

DHA continues to revitalize public housing properties with significant quality of life outcomes for residents. 

Safe. Sustainable. Opportunity.

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Our Address

Denver Housing Authority
PO Box 40305, Santa Fe Dr Station
Denver, CO 80204