Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments

3224-A Independence Road
Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado 81212

Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments is a Public Housing Agency in Canon City, Colorado that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program. As of September 16th, 2019, Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, and Lake County, Colorado Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments operates on behalf of Colorado Division of Housing.

Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments serves Chaffee County, Custer County, Fremont County and Lake County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, and Lake County, Colorado Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice

Open Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, and Lake County, Colorado Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments (UAACOG) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open. Applications will be accepted from August 19, 2019, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, pick up an application from the UAACOG lobby, Located at 3224 Independence Rd, Cañon City, CO 81212. Office hours are Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm MT. Applications may be picked up as soon as August 1, 2019, but will not be accepted until August 19, 2019.

According to UAACOG, "Applications will be taken on a first-come first-serve basis," but it is not known how to submit an application.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • A disabled individual.
  • A person experiencing homelessness.
  • A victim of domestic violence.
  • Non-elderly disabled person transitioning from nursing homes and other approved institutions into independent, community-based living.
  • Elderly (62+) transitioning from approved institutions into independent, community based living.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the UAACOG website, or the UAACOG Section 8 page.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (719) 275-8350.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 08/19/2019.

About Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments

More information about Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments can be found on its website at http://www.uaacog.com/. Representatives of Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments may be available by phone at (719) 269-7687. Unless otherwise noted applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 09/16/2019, it is not known if Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.