Section 8 Wait List Opening
HACA will be conducting a lottery for the Section 8 Voucher program in August. Pre-applications will be accepted online only from12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 through 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.
The time and date of receipt of the pre-application online during the wait list opening period has no bearing on whether it is selected for the wait list. There is no need or advantage to applying immediately after the wait list opens so long as your application is submitted during the opening period. The application will be available in English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Chinese.
Read the Section 8 Voucher Wait List Lottery Announcement below for more information.
Applications cannot be submitted before 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5th. Return to www.haca.net during the opening period to submit your pre-application. Note: Duplicate applications will be removed prior to conducting the lottery - please submit only one application.
Please note that HACA serves all the cities and unincorporated areas in Alameda County except Alameda, Berkeley, Livermore and Oakland.
Welcome to HACA!
The Housing Authority of the County of Alameda (HACA) operates a number of housing programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that provide low-cost rental housing or rental assistance for low-income families, the elderly, people with disabilities, and others, in much of Alameda County.
If you’re an applicant, participant, landlord, neighbor, or community member, the fastest way to find the information you’re looking for is to select the appropriate pull-down menu from the tabs above.
You may contact HACA by phone from 8:00 A.M. to 4:45 P.M. each business day. HACA's business hours are 10:00 A.M. to 4:45 P.M. each business day. Visitors are seen by APPOINTMENT ONLY. HACA is closed every other Friday.
Check our handy HACA Calendar for information about scheduled events like Housing Commission meetings, and Family Self-Sufficiency workshops, or to confirm that we're open for business. Just click the date, if highlighted, to see what's scheduled for that day. To see the schedule for the entire month, click the highlighted name of the month at the top of the calendar page. Since we close every other Friday and for a number of holidays, always check the calendar to avoid an unnecessary trip.
Please go to our HACA Contacts page for program and staff contact information and to email questions or feedback. Your email inquiries will be immediately acknowledged and promptly answered.
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