Located in southeast Alabama on beautiful Lake Eufaula, the Eufaula Housing Authority (EHA) provides 377 units of public housing in the city limits of Eufaula. The Section 8 program administers 432 housing vouchers in both Barbour and Henry Counties. We also manage Creek Ridge Apartments, a LIHTC development of 46 units, and the Abbeville Housing Authority of 40 units. EHA’s staff consists of 29 full-time employees.
We are committed to providing quality customer service to our residents. In addition, we wish to provide every opportunity available so that residents may fulfill their personal and career goals. Education and personal betterment is at the top of the list as we pride ourselves in providing educational/self-improvement opportunities for every age group. We partner with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake Eufaula, the Family Service Center Barbour (Clearinghouse) as well as several local community improvement agencies, everyone has the chance to better their lives in many areas.
So check us out and find out more about our agency and the best kept secret in southeast Alabama - Eufaula!
Eufaula Housing Authority Receives YouthBuild Grant
Sept 2017 Eufaula Housing Authority has received $1.1 million dollars to fund a new YouthBuild Program. The program is a 36-month grant program funded by the United States Department of Labor to serve high school dropouts and adjudicated youth ages 16-24. EHA will service approximately 20 youth per year providing them with Adult Education classes, soft-skills training, leadership development, and vocational skills training. Skills training target areas are Welding, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration, and Electrical fields.
Youth Build Welcomes U.S. Representative Martha Roby
Representative Martha Roby visited the Eufaula Housing Authority's Youth Build program in November 2018.
by Kyle Mooty, Eufaula Tribune
The inaugural graduation ceremony of Eufaula’s YouthBuild program was a big success, but Executive Director Tom Wachs wants it to be even bigger and better next year.
“I am beyond thrilled for our very first graduation ceremony. Spread the word about this fantastic program. I expect more tables filled up with grads next year.”
Two individuals earned graduation diplomas, while four others earned certificates.
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12 Dudley Drive
The Eufaula Housing Authority is now Smoke-Free!
This includes all office buildings, community centers, vehicles, public housing apartments
and any other owned or managed complex.
More information is available upon request.