We are accepting applications for The Tribal Member Rental Assistance program, which supports low-income Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas members living externally of the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas Reservation boundaries. Assistance is provided via a rental stipend, intended to assist with housing costs. Assistance can be provided at a rate of 150/month; maximum six months. Program stipends awarded are mailed directly to your landlord.


We have several openings for the Kickapoo Tribal member college rental assistance program, which will assist you for six months, up to $200.00 per month. Checks are mailed directly to your landlord. You can re-apply and receive an additional six months  for a total of twelve months of assistance with the college assistance.  



Click below to download a PDF version of the current applications.

 



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©Kickapoo Housing Authority.

​888 112th Drive Horton KS, 66439 US
Telephone:785 486-3638
FAX:785 486-2637

Striving to provide safe, healthy, and affordable homes for the Kickapoo Tribal Community...

Board of Commissioners

  • Alan Green - Chairman
  • Candace Wishkeno - Secretary/Treasurer
  • Rhoda Cadue - Board Member
  • Charles McKinney- Board Member
  •  Johanna Thomas - Tribal Council Liaison
  • Christina Wahwasuck - Tribal Council Liaison Alternate


KHA Team Members-

  • Judith Tucker -  Executive Director
  • Richard McKinney - Occupancy/Office Manager
  • Marcella Wewenis - Accounting Specialist
  • Elaine Green - ERA Intake Coordinator
  • Stephanie Cadue- ROSS Grant Coordinator
  • Eldon Darnell - Maintenance Supervisor
  • Ray Wahwasuck - Foreman


Just a Reminder:

Please call the main office phone number for any type of service call for your unit during the regular business hours (8am-4pm). It is our policy and a reporting requirement that a work order be created before any work can be started on a unit. We create a work order for any service calls that are made, no matter how big or small the issue is. 

For all after hours emergency calls, please  call the on-call maintenance worker’s phone number. Thank you for your cooperation.

Our hours of operation are :

Monday –Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Offices are closed during Federal Holidays.

Phone:
(785) 486-3638


On Call: (785) 288-1671




Oct. 12, 2021

After all the trash was picked up and hauled off,  we have a grand total of 17,340 lbs or 8.67 tons that has been remove during the Covid Clutter Cleanup. KHA would like to that Paul & Willy for there hard work.

Sept. 10, 2021

Since the beginning of the Covid Clutter Cleanup the KHA staff have hauled to the land field 6,640 pounds of trash. KHA is only halfway though the project.

 July 20, 2021

We now have textcaster available for our local tenants as well as interested tribal members that live outside of our area that what to keep up to date with KHA. Please see the link and the QR code below to the right.

June 28, 2021

Those of you that have already qualified for the first round of Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance,  it is time to complete the renewal application for the second round of assistance. You can either download and print the application on this web page or email egreen@khakansas.org to email, mail,  or fax it to you. 

May 27, 2021

Today Kickapoo Housing Authority celebrated one of it own. Eldon Darnell Jr. has been employed for 28 years! Way to go Eldon! He was given a plaque and cake. Eldon said he was about ready to retire, but decided to keep on working.

May 26, 2021

Kickapoo Housing Authority is please to announce that we have reached a milestone of processing and funding of over 100 application/ households! We continue to reach out to Kickapoo Tribal Members through out the United States to assist them with our ERA Program. If you know of a Kickapoo Tribal Member that might need assistance with rent or utilities, please let them know we are here to help them in there time of need. We just  updated our application. Currently we will pay three months of rent/ utilities (heating, cooling, water & trash, & internet) for qualified applicants.


March 30, 2021
Kickapoo Housing Authority now has two new above ground Storm Shelters for our communities safety during severe high wind thunder storms and the threat of tornadoes. The storm shelter are located in sites with units that do not have basements. The Tornado Shelters are rated to meet FEMA's specifications found in FEMA 361, FEMA 320 and NSSA (National Storm Shelter Association) 500 2008.


March 29, 2021
Kickapoo Housing Authority is now kicking off the Emergency Rental Assistance Program. Click the blue button for your copy of the application. For more information please call the office.Click to see Flyer

Completion  of rehab on 17 elder units and installation of a storm shelter has been completed along with most of the rehad on the Senior Community Building on time and budget! We are pleased to note that all the units are 100% occupied including all the set aside units.


Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic we have not been able to have any kind of celebration for this project.

We are fortunate to have dedicated staff at KHA, Board of Commissioners, and Tribal Council officials who care for our community. We also like to thank KHRC and Travois for all their hard work!  

For more information please contact KHA.