Homeless Action and PA Provider Network

HAPPN is a network of homeless providers, volunteers, consumers and advocates working together to end homelessness in PA. We take action to advance proven, cost-effective solutions to ensure that every Pennsylvanian has a home within their reach.

Become a Sponsor

Prime sponsorship opportunities & locations are available for 2015 Homes Within Reach. Find out more here.


Building Inclusive Communities

The Housing Alliance founded the Building Inclusive Communities Work Group to ensure that our neighbors who work in the critical, but low-wage jobs  also benefit from Pittsburgh’s growth. Read the report here.

PA Blight and Land Bank Library

Check out PABlightLibrary.com for PA’s acclaimed blight manual Bright to Blight along with bonus resources on establishing and operating a land bank. Made possible thanks to the generous support of the Benedum Foundation and the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED).


Working for a home within reach for EVERY Pennsylvanian

Latest News

Efforts to rehabilitate vacant or dilapidated property have sprung up around Appalachia, with states in the region taking varying approaches.
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Renters in Cumberland and Dauphin counties need to work more than one job to be able to afford the average rent prices.
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Featured Resources

Two Distinct Federal Programs Needed to Increase the Supply of Affordable Housing.
Chart on budget breakdown by the Housing Alliance
From The Mortgage Bankers Association