Osceola Housing Authority

501 W Coston Avenue
Osceola, Mississippi County, Arkansas 72370

Osceola Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of November 28th, 2021, Osceola Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Osceola Housing Authority serves Osceola.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Osceola Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Osceola Housing Authority Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Osceola Housing Authority Phone: (870) 563-6662.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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
The Osceola Housing Authority (OHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The OHA offers one Public Housing community with 357 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from 1 to 4 bedrooms.

Please note: This waiting list has preferences. This means that applicants who qualify for these preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of there preferences, it is likely applicants who do qualify will have a long wait to receive assistance, or will not receive assistance from this office.

To apply, visit the OHA to pick up a pre-application, located at 501 W Coston Ave., Osceola, AR 72370, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and from 8:00 am until 11:30 am CT on Fridays.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and from 8:00 am until 11:30 am on Fridays.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The OHA does have a preference for: Disabled, elderly, Working families, and non working families.

Important note: Applicants will receive a confirmation number when either applying, or being placed on the waiting list, depending on housing authority policy. It is important to keep that number in a safe, easy to access place. It will be needed any time when referencing your pre-application with the housing authority.

If any of your application information changes from the time you submitted the original pre-application (such as contact information, income, and household members), inform the housing authority immediately. In the case that the office sends a notice that does not get returned, or if application information is out of date, your name may be terminated from the waiting list. Please contact the housing authority to find out its policy on updating pre-application information.

For more information, call the OHA office at (870) 563-6662 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and from 8:00 am until 11:30 am on Fridays.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (870)563-6662.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 01/21/2016.

About Osceola Housing Authority

Representatives of Osceola Housing Authority may be available by phone at (870) 563-6662. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Osceola Housing Authority does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Osceola Housing Authority

Osceola

400 W Keiser Ave
Osceola, Arkansas