Section 8 Opening
The North Adams Housing Authority hereby announces the opening of its Section 8 waiting list, effective Tuesday, September 10, 2019. Applications can be filled out from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM at the Authority’s office at 150 Ashland Street, North Adams MA, 01247. Applicants must bring their own copies of Birth Certificates, Social Security Cards, Photo ID’s, and Proof of Income for all household members. Copies will not be made for you. All applications must be completed at the time of application in order to be accepted.
All applications received on September 10, 2019 will be sorted by preference and selected for the waiting list by random drawing. (List of Preferences Below)
Applicants already on the North Adams Housing Authority Public Housing waiting list must apply separately for the Section 8 Program. Applying for the Section 8 waiting list will not affect your position of the Public Housing waitlist.
If a disability hinders you from completing the application process in a timely manner, call 413-663-5379 to seek a reasonable accommodation.
Preference #1: Given to applicants living or working in North Adams, Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, Monroe, New Ashford, Savoy and Williamstown who have been displaced through no fault of their own or as a result of Domestic Violence.
Preference #2: Given to families living or working in North Adams, Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, Monroe, New Ashford, Savoy and Williamstown who are homeless or at risk of being homeless through no fault of their own.
Preference #3: Given to families living or working in North Adams, Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, Monroe, New Ashford, Savoy and Williamstown.
Jennifer Hohn, Executive Director