Family Self-Sufficiency Program

The Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program is a voluntary program designed to teach families how to utilize community resources in order to achieve independence and self-sufficiency through education and job training. All Housing Choice Voucher recipients are eligible to participate in the FSS program. Contact Lindsay Wilken at (217) 632-7723 for more information! 

Benefits of the program

  • Greater earning potential through education and training
  • Economic Independence
  • Access to community supportive services
  • Escrow funds to help with the achievement of goals

FSS Action Plan

Click here for the 2020 FSS Action Plan


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Click HERE to watch a free video on what FSS is and how it works!