Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List
Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.
How To Apply to the Waiting List
As of July 2017, the Chickasaw Housing Authority (CHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.
- Download and print the application online here.
- Visit the CHA to pick up a pre-application, located at 604 Dumont StreetChickasaw, AL 36611 during normal office hours.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:00 am until 11:00 am and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, on Wednesdays only. Pre-applications are not accepted on Wednesdays that fall on the last day of the month.
Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, final divorce decree/legal separation papers (if applicable), landlord's name and address for the past 5 years, employer's name and address, most recent Social Security/SSI award letter (if applicable), unemployment letter (if applicable), veterans benefit letter (if applicable), TANF award letter (if applicable).
The CHA does have a preference point system that may improve the applicant's spot on the waiting list: Minimum income of $8,000 with at least six months of job history, working family with at least six months of job history, Chickasaw resident, elderly family, or near elderly over a single person.
For more information, visit the CHA website, or call the office at 251-457-6841.
Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (251)457-6841.
Last Updated on 07/10/2017.