This episode of Voices out Loud features US Veteran Robert Kiss of Kirby Manor, an affordable housing community for seniors in Cleveland, OH. Robert and his wife were in desperate need of affordable housing when his health deteriorated rendering him incapable of working his job. No longer able afford the home that they lived in, they soon found themselves looking for options through HUD's Section 8 program.
Voices Out Loud, a video series by the National Housing Trust, features residents, staff, and owners of affordable housing communities nationwide. These videos share the true stories of those who live, work and manage these communities, and shows the positive impact of affordable housing not only has on one family, but an entire community.