AmeriCorps VISTA: An Overview
What exactly is AmeriCorps VISTA? How did it start? The VISTA Campus gives a great explanation of the program, which is designed specifically to fight poverty. It also has a wealth of other resources, including CNCS webinars, informational documents, and VISTA Blend courses.
Illinois Affordable Housing Support Project (IAHSP): Who are we?
IAHSP is a VISTA program managed and supported by Housing Action. IAHSP aims to fight poverty and improved lives by expanding and improving the availability of decent, affordable, accessible housing in Illinois.
- Current VISTAs and IAHSP host sites
- Read our monthly newsletter, The VISTA Insider
- See our open positions
Life as a VISTA
We know it’s tough to live on a stipend and face the various challenges of a service year. But we’re here to help.
- Resources for living cheaply on the stipend, budgeting, and finding affordable housing for your year of service.
- Policies and benefits
Life after VISTA: What comes next?