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Statement from Unison Housing Partners Executive Director Peter LiFari
President Trump Calls for Stronger Work Requirements

  This past Tuesday, President Trump released an executive order titled “Reducing Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and Economic Mobility.” This executive order directs his cabinet to enforce social programs’ existing work requirements and if no work requirements exist, propose work requirements. This affects all welfare programs from food stamps to housing. Additionally, the […]

ACHA is now Unison Housing Partners!

– A New Name for the Future – As of March 5, Adams County Housing Authority will be renamed Unison Housing Partners. The new name and brand is reflective of our organization’s progressive approach to housing and ongoing commitment to addressing the multitude of factors impacting family stability and economic self-sufficiency in the 21st century. […]

Unison Announces New Director

– Celebrating Don May, Welcoming Peter LiFari – Effective March 1, long-time Adams County Housing Authority director Don May retired from the organization, leaving a legacy of impactful leadership and innovation. Also effective March 1, the now Unison Housing Partners board of directors appointed Peter LiFari as the organization’s new director. During May’s 26-plus year […]

New Playground Means More Fun for Overlook Children!

The Overlook at Thornton Apartments is going to get a new accessible playground especially for young children! ACHA is proud to announce the Colorado Health Foundation (CHF) has awarded a $46,500 grant for an ADA compliant playground for young children (K-5th grade) and adjacent seating area. ACHA will conduct two community meetings this spring to engage […]

Community Policing Brings Joy to Families

Thirty-two Thornton and Westminster police officers teamed up with Adams County Housing Authority (ACHA) and Low Income Family Empowerment’s HIPPY early childhood education program, to make the holidays brighter at nine affordable housing properties and the Adams County HIPPY holiday party. Officers helped at each location with kids crafts and Santa photos. Each event was attended […]