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Resident Opportunities & Self-Sufficiency (ROSS)

The Resident Opportunity and Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) program link residents of public housing with supportive services and activities that enable them to make progress towards economic independence and housing self-sufficiency. This support may include, but is not limited to, connecting 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:

Ursula B. Shaw, M.A. - email
Director of Family Self-Sufficiency Programs
Fayetteville Metropolitan Housing Authority
910.483.2945 Ext. 1101