The Connecticut Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials welcomes you to our homepage!


Since 1952 CONN-NAHRO has offered a forum for housing professionals who are dedicated to providing safe, decent and affordable housing for all Connecticut citizens, particularly those with very low, low and moderate incomes. We provide relevant training opportunities, timely housing information, and a strong professional network of resources. Our membership represents a strong group of housing professionals, housing providers, and industry partners. (See our Sponsors below.)

Our member housing authorities have the responsibility of managing or administering housing for 150,000 families and individuals in over 62,000 housing units throughout the State of Connecticut. CONN-NAHRO is dedicated to providing increased advocacy for effective and efficient housing policy and legislation that supports public housing. CONN-NAHRO works with decision-makers at the local, state and federal levels to craft meaningful policy and legislation. Through the power and expertise of its members, CONN-NAHRO has played a key leadership role in shaping housing policies and programs in Connecticut that has preserved and protected this important affordable housing resource.

By joining CONN-NAHRO and our successful network of housing professionals and industry partners, you contribute to a unified voice for public housing in Connecticut. Membership renewals are being accepted online now (see link under The Latest News.)  


The Latest News

Meet Your Candidates for National NAHRO Office - Learn How to Participate in the 2017 Election

NAHRO's Nominating and Election Committee is responsible for overseeing the 2017 Election.  The Committee's New England Regional Council representatives are:  Anthony J. Vasiliou, Milford Redevelopment & Housing Partnership and Marcia Sullivan, East Greenwhich Housing Authority.  Click here, and it will take you to NAHRO's website where you can replay the Candidate's Forum at the Annual Convention in New Orleans.

We encourage you to view the 30 minute video to learn how you can participate in the upcoming NAHRO election.  Most importantly, you can see and listen to the candidates for President and Senior Vice President.  With the transition underway in Washington, the 2017 election of our new leaders is more important than ever.  We will need to make a decision of who will lead our organization into the future and face the increasing challenges of underfunding and over regulation impacting our agencies.

Scholarship Applications will be coming out in April 2017!

Renew your 2017 CONN-NAHRO Membership TODAY!!

CONN-NAHRO's next membership meeting is Friday, January 20, 2017 at The iI Monticello Restaurant in Meriden.  Click here for your invitation. 

Here is the presentation from June 2nd on the topic of Roberts Rules of Order.   

Here are the Links to the following informational brochures about lead-based paint from the Department of Public Health:  
  Renovate Right Brochure
  Lead Poisoning Fact Sheet
  Protect Your Family from Lead in Your Home
  Additional Link from the Department of Public Health:
  Lead Paint Safety & Public Housing.  

The EPA Tipline (for lead-based paint complaints or to let the EPA know ifthere are lead-paint violations occurring) is 1-617-918-8477. Additional information about lead can be found at www.epa.gov/lead.  Information about asbestos can be found at www.epa.gov/abestos

Here is the 2016 Executive Board and Membership Meeting Schedule. Our next meeting is October 20, 2016 at The Tradition restuarant in Wallingford, Connecticut. 

Here is the presentation from CONN-NAHRO's 2016 Fair Housing Training provided to us from Michelle Johnson from US HUD.

If you would like the Power Point Presentation for Christina Keune's Rent Certification Training, please click here.

The most recent edition of the Commissioners' Connection is available here.

Become a member of CONN-NAHRO or renew your membership now to be sure you are receiving all of our invitations to trainings, events, convention and sponsorship opportunities. We also share communications including legislative updates, RFPs, and timely news.  Click here to become a new member or renew your annual membership. 

Employment Opportunities can be found here.

See current RFP's & other opportunities here.

Become a Sponsor.

CONN-NAHRO brings together state, local and national resources to creating safe, decent affordable and public housing.

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