More than 3,700 owners and managers of rental properties are working with the Orange County Housing Authority (OCHA) to help provide decent and affordable housing for over 12,000 households, most of whom are elderly or disabled and include Veterans.
OCHA is currently accepting applications for Project Based Voucher (PBV) units for special needs Mental Health Service Act (MHSA) families located throughout Orange County. Please click here to learn more about Project- based assistance and how to apply.
OCHA is not accepting pre-applications for rental assistance at this time. If you would like a list of affordable rental housing units click on the Affordable Housing Rental List under Resources. If you need emergency housing contact 2-1-1 of Orange County at 211 or at 1-888-600-4357.
For changes in address or other family or employment changes, please complete the Waiting List Change Form and submit it to OCHA using the contact information below. This will insure that OCHA has current information to contact you in the future.
October 16, 2013
Housing Assistance Payments during the Federal Government Shutdown
OCHA anticipates no interruption in Housing Assistance Payments to participating property owners/managers. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has updated its Contingency Plan which states: the “Housing Choice Voucher Program is funded on a calendar year basis, and the monthly payments for November and December are scheduled to be made timely.”
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