CHA Mission

Provide quality affordable housing opportunities with supportive and economic resources to eligible households in Columbia, Boone County.

Our Vision

To be our community’s leading affordable housing provider with a diverse and expanding portfolio of safe, energy-efficient and affordable housing options connected to supportive resources that foster stability and upward mobility.

Our Values

Integrity:  We act honestly and ethically in all aspects of our organization.  We will continue to strengthen our policies and standards to best serve our mission.

Accountability:  We are responsible, committed, and answerable to each other, to those we serve and to those who have entrusted us with resources.

Respect:  We have respect for CHA residents, CHA staff and community partners by giving dignity and value to all.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:  We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in our staff, board, and services to residents.  We recognize and value everyone’s life experience, perspective, and culture.

Safety:  We establish partnerships with CHA residents, CHA staff and other stakeholders to help create and maintain a safe environment.


Organizational Goals

  • Renovate CHA’s remaining public housing and expand CHA’s affordable housing portfolio through additional development.
  • Expand the continuum of affordable housing services and partnerships with local organizations.
  • Identify policies and procedures to ensure maximum utilization of CHA voucher programs and properties.
  • Ensure CHA Safety Officers foster a safe and supportive environment for CHA housing units.
  • Promote and expand programs providing supportive and economic resources.
  • Promote organizational policies to increase efficiency and capacity of CHA operations

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