Who Do We House and How Do We House Them?


HACA’s office building is temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19 restrictions until further notice.  Our services are operational via phone, US mail, and e-mail only.


Our office building  is temporarily closed to the public until further notice.

Alameda County Health officials strongly advise against person to person contact when other communication options are available.  During this temporary closure, HACA can be reached via telephone, U.S. Mail and/or e-mail only.

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CENSUS 2020:  Census responses are due September 30, 2020

Your response to the 2020 Census matters as it affects funding for health clinics, schools, available supportive services and so much more.  Complete the census for your household today!

Complete the 2020 Census>>

STIMULUS CHECKS: Did you get your Economic Impact Payment (EIP) aka “Stimulus Check” yet?

Ensure that you get your EIP, also known as a ‘stimulus check,’  from the IRS.  If you haven’t received your EIP yet, visit the IRS website or call (844)322-3639 by October 15, 2020.

Visit the IRS Website to Enter Your  Info>>


Exgy, an agency that partners with organizations to build and design technology that improves lives, is providing a study for Bay Area affordable housing providers on service improvements, listing of available units, waiting list information, application processes, and more.  To see if you qualify to take part in this study, please complete a short survey. If you meet the requirements, Exygy will schedule a 1-hour online phone interview.  You will receive a $75 gift card for your time.  If you have any questions, please contact Wendy Fong:  wendy.fong@exygy.com.

  Take the EXGY Survey>>

From the Office of Kurt Wiest, Executive Director

section 8, housing help, for, Albany, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Newark, Oakland, Piedmont, Pleasanton, San Leandro, Union City, Ashland, Castro Valley, Cherryland, Fairview, San Lorenzo and Sunol.


Section 8 Rental Listing

The Housing Authority of the County of Alameda’s (HACA’s) free online “For Rent” Directory is the only rental listings directory targeted to Section 8 HCVP participants and landlords/owners in HACA’s jurisdiction. The directory is a partnership between HACA and GoSection8, the only nation-wide rental directory targeted to Section 8 HCVP participants.

Rental Listing › GoSection8 ›

Landlord Partner Access

Landlord Partner Access gives our landlords online access to their HAP (Housing Assistance Payment) statements and HAP histories via the Internet. Landlord Access provides even better service and convenience, since a landlord can view their entire HAP histories, not just the current payment, and can do so 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Partner Enrollment › Partner Login ›

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