Skip to Main Content

Resident Opportunities & Self-Sufficiency (ROSS)

The Resident Opportunity and Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) program that links residents of public housing with supportive services and activities that enable them make progress towards economic independence and housing self-sufficiency.  This support may include, but is not limited to, connecting a FMHA residents directly with services or coordinating available resources in the community to meet those needs.  

Areas to consider when working with the coordinator responsible for the program includes:

 Education/lifelong learning

  • Tutoring/Homework Services
  • Scholarship Programs
  • College Applications
  • Career Paths
  • Life Skills
  • Certification Programs (e.g. childminding)
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Work Experience
  • Personal Finance (e.g. banking and budgeting)
  • Sports Programs
  • Nutrition
  • and much more!

Residents interested in additional information may contact:

Teresa W. Anthony, M.A. - email 
Director of Family Self-Sufficiency Programs
Fayetteville Metropolitan Housing Authority
(910)483-2945 Ext. 1101