Public Housing provides assistance for low-income families, the elderly and persons with disabilities. In El Paso, this program includes a variety of housing sites, including multi-family developments, high-rise towers and scattered site homes. The Housing Authority's low-income public housing program includes thirty-six family developments that consist of one-to-six bedroom apartments and four high-rise towers totaling over 6,565 units.
HACEP is committed to develop housing for persons with special needs. Under the low-income public housing program, all developments were designed to accommodate persons with disabilities. HACEP also has a very active scattered site rental program that consists of 260 single-family and duplex homes scattered throughout El Paso.