Prior to applying for the Section 8 housing online, keep your social security card, photo identification, pay slips and all prior tax records ready. Access the website of the Section 8 Consolidation Program and fill in t... More » Government & Politics Social Services

Veterans can receive assistance with applying for and receiving Section 8 housing by calling the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans or by contacting a local branch of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Spec... More »

The main goal of the Section 8 Housing Voucher Program of San Mateo, California, is to subsidize rent for low-income families so that housing permanently exists for all people. The program's intent is to pursue housing, ... More » Government & Politics Social Services

You cannot apply online for the federal housing choice voucher program, also known as Section 8 housing, as of April 2015. Instead, you must apply in person at a Public Housing Agency location. More » Government & Politics Social Services

A Section 8 tenant is a low-income tenant who receives a government housing voucher. Local housing authorities receive funds from the federal government and disburse them directly to landlords of Section 8 tenants. More » Government & Politics Social Services

To apply for a Section 8 housing voucher, you must find the local public housing authority office that handles Section 8 applications in your area, determine if it is currently accepting applications, and visit the publi... More » Government & Politics Social Services

Eligibility for Section 8 is determined by local public housing agencies designated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD, and is based on income, assets and family size. Applicants mus... More »