About Us


harlingen housing authority mission & Vision statement

Mission:  The Harlingen Housing Authority provides and develops affordable housing opportunities, while encouraging self-sufficiency and neighborhood revitalization.

Vision: Serve Others with the highest level of professionalism, integrity, honesty, fairness and equality.


Harlingen Housing Authority offers Section 8 and Low-Rent Programs for housing assistance to low-income individuals.

family learning center

The Learning Centers are open from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Los Vecinos, Bonita Park, Le Moyne Gardens, and Sunset Terrace.  All students are welcomed to attend for help with their homework needs.

books and badges program / summer program

Specialists in collaboration with the Housing Authority help in building friendships and trust to be a positive role model and most importantly, model the importance of reading for the children in our community.

families & community involvement

Our Low-Rent developments collaborate with several organizations to engage our tenants.  There are Tenant Associations and Neighborhood Watch groups being set up at our sites as well.