East Point Housing Authority
East Point Housing Authority

Family Self-Sufficiency Program

The Family Self-Sufficiency Program (FSS) is a voluntary program offered to EPHA Housing Choice and Public Housing participants. This program was established by HUD and is designed to assist families in becoming economically self-sufficient.

The FSS program requires each head of household to enter into a 5 year contract. The head of household as well as any adult members over the age of 18 in the household that wish to participate, will work one on one with the FSS Coordinator to establish a list of obtainable life, financial, and career goals.


During your contract period participants will attend specified workshops and training sessions that will help them with their goals of becoming self sufficient.

(Currently ports are not qualified for this program)

Your Escrow Account

Let Your Savings Grow With an Escrow


  • The amount of the increase in family rent resulting from an increase in earned income is escrowed.


  • The general concept of the escrow account is that FSS families continue to pay rent in accordance with their incomes.


  • The IRS does not count the funds or interest on the funds in the escrow account as income for purposes of income taxes, either before or when the family actually receives the escrow.


  • The PHA cannot restrict a family’s use of FSS escrow account funds withdrawn by the family unless the funds are withdrawn to aid in the completion of an interim goal.


Homeownership Opportunities

Under the homeownership program FSS participants that qualify will be given the opportunity to use their HCV rental assistance for homeownership assistance.


*You must be on the FSS Program initially to qualify for the homeownership program.







EPHA Referral Services

Financial Counseling

• Homeownership Counseling

• Educational Services

• Family Counseling

and more

For more information about our HCV-FSS Program contact

Mr. Rey Granger

ph: (404) 768-0078

fx: (404) 768-9981

For more information about our PH-FSS Program contact

Ms. Jones

ph: (404) 768-0078

fx: (404) 669-0056

The next Regularly Scheduled Meeting of the East Point Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will be held In-Person on Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 5:30 PM.



East Point City Annex

3121 Norman Berry Drive

East Point, GA 30344


All board meetings are held in person on the 4th Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted and/or published.


Douglas Jones, Chairperson

Michael Spann, Executive Director


Hillcrest Senior Homes Phase II

is now accepting applications for persons age 62+.

Please select the following link for more information:

AYA Tower

Newly Remodeled Apartments in Downtown East Point!

How-to register and make a rent payment using EPHA tenant online portal.

Waitlist Web Application Access  

Public Housing Wait List is  Currently Closed 

Free Healthcare and Wellness Services

Our Contact Information

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 91363

East Point, GA 30364


Street Address

East Point Housing Authority
3056 Norman Berry Dr
East Point, GA 30344



404 768-0078


404 669-0056


Email: Use our contact form.

Maintenance Office:

404 669-9060

Emergency After Hour:

404 379-6929

Normal Office Hours: Mon-Thurs, 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM Emergency after Hour Calls: 404-379-6929

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