Housing Families, Building Communities, Creating a Stronger Frederick

The Mission of The Housing Authority of the City of Frederick (HACF) is to to engage with Frederick’s low and moderate income residents by providing a healthy foundation for economic self-sufficiency through employment and educational supports in safe, affordable housing.

The HACF provides safe, affordable housing to Frederick’s low-income residents and promotes thriving, successful communities through our programs.

So excited to announce our Summer Launch Youth Leadership program! We've selected a group of teens from our communities to work with Brandon Chapman 's Driven Summer Camps and with Tasha Bowens Blair's Community Gardens, all while learning leadership skills. Thanks to United Way of Frederick County, Maryland's generous support we are able to pay our young leaders for their hard work! #WeThrive #LiveUnited ... See MoreSee Less

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Early summer harvest from our Lucas Village Community Garden! #kale #collardgreens #spinach #beets #swisschard #healthyfamilies #wethrive ... See MoreSee Less

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A special Thank You to The Common Market Co-op for a wonderful time at our Carver Community Cooking Table this week. We cooked and ate yummy food, and swapped recipes & skills with a team of Common Market Chefs! #HealthyFamilies #WeThrive ... See MoreSee Less

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Mother and daughter night at our Community Cooking Table event in Lucas Village with our Healthy Families Coordinator Tasha Bowens Blair. We made eggplant and tomato pasta and everyone went home with a cookbook donated by Curious Iguana. #HealthyFamilies #Community #WeThrive ... See MoreSee Less

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A BIG thank you to the Community Foundation of Frederick County for their garden grant to support our community gardens as well as their volunteers and volunteers from Master Gardeners Frederick County Maryland during our Summer Transplant Workday last month! #WeThrive #CommunityGardening ... See MoreSee Less

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Looking for info?  Quick links to Resident FAQ’s,  Applications, Forms and more. Our goal at the Housing Authority of the City of Frederick (HACF) is to do more than just provide a safe, comfortable home for you and your family.


As a proud member of the Frederick community, HACF is working to build stronger stable communities within our neighborhoods. We strive to bridge diversity and unify the Frederick community through our different events. Learn more here.


Through a variety of programs, classes and one-on-one assistance, we can help you become employed. Contact Family Services for information on how to get started: 301-696-1875 or more info here.


Get your GED, take classes at FCC, at HACF we can help with tutors and child literacy classes. Attend our garden and cooking classes. If you would like to get started on continuing your education, contact us now 301-696-1875 or get more info here.