Programs of the Utah Paiute Tribal Housing Authority

2016-09-07 10_01_27-ProgramsUtah Paiute Housing Authority owns 162 stand alone units among 5 service areas in Southern Utah. The cities in which we have housing are: Cedar City, St. George, Annabella, Ivins, Santa Clara, Joseph, Enoch, Kanosh, Fillmore, Washington, Richfield, Fillmore, Parowan, and Hamilton Fort. The Low Rent Program facilitates the rental of these units. 
 
Qualified tenants must:
 
  • Complete Utah Paiute Tribal Housing Authority Application Form
  • Meet low income guidelines as set by HUD & UPTHA.
  • Provide verification of income
  • Provide Residency Verification & Rental History
  • Sign a Release of Information for UPTHA and Background Checking Agency
  • Complete and return Background Check Form
  • Submit a Money Order for Background Check Fee 
  • Provide copies of Certificate of Indian Blood, Birth Certificate, Social Security Card, and Income for each member of the household (as applicable)

To apply for a unit in our Low Rent Program please print and submit an application in person or by mail to:

Utah Paiute Tribal Housing Authority
565 N 100 E
Cedar City, UT 84721

For more information about our Low Rent Program click on the links below. If you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Keith Garcia, Low Rent Program Tenant Services
(435) 586-1122 ext. 107

ApplicationRules of OccupancyRecertification PaperworkRental Assistance Program Brochure

The Utah Paiute Tribal Housing Authority is fortunate to offer a Rental Assistance Program to qualified individuals. There are currently 86 households that benefit from the rent subsidies UPTHA provides, through various grants and funds.

Qualified tenants must:

  • Complete Utah Paiute Tribal Housing Authority Application Form
  • Meet low income guidelines as set by HUD & UPTHA
  • Provide verification of income
  • Provide Residency Verification & Rental History
  • Sign a Release of Information for UPTHA and Background Checking Agency
  • Complete and return Background Check Form
  • Submit a Money Order for Background Check Fee 
  • Provide copies of Certificate of Indian Blood, Birth Certificate, Social Security Card, and Income for each member of the household (as applicable)

To apply for our Rental Assistance Program please print and submit an application in person or by mail to:

Utah Paiute Tribal Housing Authority
565 N 100 E
Cedar City, UT 84721

For more information about our Rental Assistance Program click on the links below. If you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Rose Black, Occupancy Specialist Tenant Services
(435) 586-1122 ext. 104

community-clipartThe Resident Opportunity and Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) Program’s main focus is to coordinate supportive services and other activities designed to help UPTHA Residents attain economic and housing self-sufficiency.
This program is here for you. It is another way for you to improve your quality of life, your self-confidence, and your overall self-sufficiency.
Some of the ROSS Program services are: 
  • Home-Ownership Classes
  • Job Skills Training Resources
  • Financial Literacy
  • Life Skills Training
  • Computer Skills
  • Home Maintenance 
  • Nutrition
  • Tax Preparation Assistance
  • Resident Empowerment
  • Community Activities
  • Youth Drug Prevention Program

If you don’t see what you’re looking for help with, give us a call. We are happy to do some research to provide needed information and resources to our residents.

Becca Gatrell, Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency,
Service Coordinator
(435) 586-1122 ext. 105