The Housing Authority of the City of Fort Myers is a professional housing management government corporation that owns, manages, develops and administers federal state and local housing and social programs for low- and moderate-income families. It works with community members to administer Section 8 voucher and project-based assisted housing programs. The authority conducts a community support program that assists low-wage individuals move toward greater economic independence. The Housing Authority of the City of Fort Myers provides a family self-sufficiency program that includes job training and placement and personal development services. It also offers eviction prevention and home health services, as well as utility and prescription drug program assistance for senior citizens. The authority additionally conducts life skills and homebuying education workshops.