Tri-County Services

Tri-County Housing History

1993 – Tri-County co-founded the Montgomery County Homeless Coalition. The coalition is composed of a comprehensive group of providers from Montgomery County.
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2002 – Tri-County was granted their first Department of Housing and Urban Development Section 811 housing award to provide permanent housing for persons with mental illness in Walker County. Independence Village opened in November of 2005 in Huntsville, TX. 
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2002, 2005 and 2007 – Tri-County was awarded Tenant -Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) funding from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) HOME funds to provide transitional housing services to persons with mental illness earning 80% or less of the Area Median Family Income (AMFI) as defined by HUD.
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2004 – Tri-County was awarded a Department of State Health Services Project for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) grant to provide transitional housing services to persons who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, and have a serious mental illness or co-occurring substance use disorders.
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2007 – A second Department of Housing and Urban Development Section 811 housing grant was awarded in 2008. This permanent housing project, Independence Place, a 15 unit apartment complex for the mentally disabled is currently under construction in Montgomery County, TX.
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