1. remain alive.
2. make one’s home in a particular place or with a particular person.
When residents move into an apartment at one of APAH’s properties, the key that they are handed comes with more than just four walls and a roof. That key symbolizes the beginning of a new era in their life.
APAH resident services programming helps those who live at our properties grow their skills, knowledge, and capacity so their futures can be stable. Read more about this commitment to residents.
APAH provides eviction prevention assistance and programs that promote stability.
When families have a home they can afford, they can afford other basic needs.
Interest stories and recent news
Partner Focus: AFAC
At Marbella Apartments, where food distributions are Thursday afternoons, Resident Services Coordinator Katherine says that hot dogs are by far the most popular item. Additionally, residents get very excited for […]
Celebrating Black History Month
African American history is not a separate component of the Arlington story, but a central part of our shared history.” — “A Guide to the African American Heritage of Arlington […]
Zachary’s Story: Independence for a Family
For Zachary, his apartment at The Springs is more than his home, it’s a symbol of independence he and his family were unsure was attainable in his adult life. Now […]
The Potential of My Future: Jose’s Story
Jose, 30, lives at The Springs Apartments with his mother and father. Originally from Bolivia, Jose immigrated to the US in 2012. His parents had come to Arlington in 1999, […]
Gathering Around the Table
APAH residents share how they spent their Thanksgiving Thanksgiving traditions vary from table to table. APAH is thankful for so many things this season: our donors and supporters, our residents, […]
Afaf Shares her Story
Afaf lives at The Springs Apartment with her husband Mohammed and three children, Elmahdi (9), Ahmed (7), and Ameera (1.5). Originally from Morocco, Afaf practiced law until she moved to […]
Columbia Hills: Coming soon
Columbia Hills will open in the fall of 2018. Will you be ready? We are not yet accepting wait-list applications. Information about how to submit a wait-list application will be […]
Resident Entrepreneurs at Arlington Mill
Resident Entrepreneurs at Arlington Mill Yvonne Aikens is a resident of Arlington Mill and an APAH Board Member. As a striving entrepreneur, she attended the Arlington Mill Entrepreneur Fair to […]
Financial Education Pays Off: Ms. Morales’ Story
In fall 2014, Ms. Morales became one of the first five APAH residents to graduate from Money Smarts Pay, a three-month financial education course held in partnership with the Virginia […]