The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) will be hosting a two-day Amy Young Barrier Removal Program Workshops in:


Austin: September 29th– 30th, 2015

Fort Worth: October 8th– 9th, 2015

El Paso: October 15th– 16th, 2015


All workshops will begin at 8:30 AM and end at 4:30 PM daily.

The AUSTIN Administrators Training Workshop on Tuesday, September 29th and Wednesday, September 30th will take place at the:

HHSC Building

909 W. 45th Street Room 164

Austin, TX 78751

To RSVP for the AUSTIN training, please click here.


The FORT WORTH Administrators Training Workshop on Thursday, October 8th and Friday, October 9th will take place at the:

Tarrant County Housing Partnership

3204 Collinsworth

Ft. Worth, TX 76107

To RSVP for the FORT WORTH training, please click here.


The EL PASO Administrators Training Workshop for Thursday, October 15th and Friday, October 16th will take place at the:

El Paso State Office

401 E. Franklin Ste. 550A

El Paso, TX 79901


To RSVP for the EL PASO training, please click here.


We encourage all current and prospective Administrators, including supervisors, intake staff and inspectors/construction project managers to attend.  The workshop is free.


* Day One topics:

Steps of a Program Activity, from Intake Application through Final Inspection and Draw submission, in detail.


* Day Two topics:

The Initial Inspection process, writing a Scope of Work and Specifications (including the new Energy Efficiency requirements), calculating a Cost Estimate, managing the Construction Project and conducting a Final Inspection.


While not required, we welcome you to bring your own laptop or tablet with Wi-Fi connectivity for the training.


For more information, please contact:

Mark Leonard, (512) 936-7799, or

Diana Velez, (512) 475-4828,


For additional information on the Amy Young Program, please visit:

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