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Apply: Section 8
The Worcester Housing Authority administers more than 3,000 rental vouchers under the federally aided Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. These vouchers provide families an opportunity to rent an apartment in the private housing market while still benefiting from a housing subsidy.
In April 2006, the Worcester Housing Authority joined the Massachusetts Chapter of NAHRO ("MassNAHRO") Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program Centralized Waiting List (CWL).
With numerous Massachusetts housing authorities utilizing this one computerized list; all applicant information entered onto this list can be accessed and updated by any and all participating housing authorities providing WHA Section 8 applicants more chances of obtaining a Section 8 voucher. Applicants need apply to only one of the participating housing authorities.
If you are interested in applying for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, please click on This "How to Apply" link and follow the instructions for applying online, downloading and printing or contacting a participating Housing Authority.
For more information, visit our Admissions Office located at 40 Belmont Street or call us at 508-635-3300.