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

Thank You to all the Sponsors, Volunteers and Attendees at the 19th Annual John J. Kelly Memorial Golf Tournament.  We had a very Successful Tournament this year!!  All proceeds go toward three, $3,500 scholarships to help send deserving public housing students to college!  We thank everyone for  supporting a worthy cause!  

Here are the 2016 Scholarship Winners!
Gabrielle Yat:
State of CT DOH (J. D'Amelia & Associates) * Winner of the John J. Kelly Scholarship Funds
Gardy Lebon:  Greenwich Housing Authority * Winner of the John J. Kelly Scholarship Funds
Ruth Pena:  State of CT DOH (J. D'Amelia & Associates) * Winner of the John J. Kelly Scholarship Funds
Stacy-Ann Wallen:  City of Hartford (Imagineers) * Winner of the CHFA Scholarship Funds
Full bio's can be found here.

SAVE THE DATE!!  CONN-NAHRO's 19th Annual Convention & Exhibition is scheduled for August 27th ~ August 30th 2017!  Mark your Calendars today!

Scholarship Applications will be coming out in April 2017!

2017 Membership Renewals will be coming out soon!!

CONN-NAHRO's next membership meeting is Thursday, October 20, 2016 at noon at The Tradition in Wallingford.  Look for your invitation soon. 

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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