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Apply: Section 8
The Worcester Housing Authority administers close to 2,000 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 eighty eight (88) 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 How to Apply and print out an application. Once completed you may return it to our Admissions Department located at 40 Belmont Street in Worcester for processing.
For more information, visit our Admissions Office located at 40 Belmont Street or call us at 508-635-3300.