FEDERAL SECTION 8 VOUCHER PROGRAM


 See our Section 8 FAQ

Our Federally subsidized Section 8 Program covers families, elderly and handicapped people. We have subsidy available to house families in private apartments in the Greater Fall River Area.


HOW and WHERE TO APPLY

You may apply for this program at any Housing Authority participating in the MassNAHRO Centralized Waiting List.

Where you apply does not matter because all of the participating Authorities use the exact same list. Applying at the Fall River Housing Authority does not give you any advantage over those applying at a different location.

Mass NAHRO has a list of participating Authorities and a FAQ concerning the list.. You may also obtain an application at this web site.

Our Tenant Selection Selection Office also has applications on hand and will assist you in completing the applicatiion. They are open from 9 to 4 Mondays thru Fridays.

Fall River Housing Authority
220 Johnson Street
Fall River, MA 02722
508-675-3519

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Map of 220 Johnson St
 



 

HOW TO CONTACT SECTION 8 STAFF
After you are in the Program or have been issued a Voucher
 

Fall River Housing Authority
180 Morgan Street
Fall River, MA 02721
508-675-3595

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Map of 180 Morgan St
 



 
Landlords and Tenants. If you would like to post an apartment for rent or if you are looking for an apartment to rent please visit GoSection8.com
 


GoSection8.com
 



 
 
Project Based Vouchers
 

Presently the Fall River Housing Authority is accepting applications for Project Based Vouchers. There are currently 3 sites in Fall River MA where these vouchers are being accepted. To obtain this application you may download it here or pick up at 180 Morgan St. in Fall River, MA. Applications may be mailed to P.O. Box 989 Fall River, MA Attn: Section 8 Dept-Project Based or dropped off in person at 180 Morgan St. Fall River, MA. We have attached to the application a list of frequently asked questions which explains what this program is and how it works.


 
Project Based Voucher Pre-Application and FAQs



 

Families income must not exceed these amounts. Effective 3/6/2015.



 
 
 
 
 
 

Number in Family Maximum Income
1 Person
$26,050
2 People
$29,800
3 People
$33,500
4 People
$37,200
5 People
$40,200
6 People
$43,200
7 People
$46,150
8 People
$49,150
Maximum rents for each apartment size are calculated annually and are contained in the Attached Payment Standard PDF File
RENTS IN THESE DEVELOPMENTS ARE BASED ON THE INCOME OF THE FAMILY OCCUPYING THE APARTMENT.
RENTS ARE COMPUTED AT 30% OF THE TENANTS NET INCOME AFTER DEDUCTIONS ALLOWED BY HUD GUIDELINES.

For information send E-Mail to Applications@FallRiverHA.org