Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments
Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency, and Mainstream Voucher programs. As of March 6th, 2021, Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.
Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments serves Chaffee County
, Custer County
, Fremont County
, Huerfano County
, Lake County
, Park County
and Teller County
on behalf of Colorado Division of Housing
Open Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments Waiting Lists
Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.
Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments Website: https://www.uaacog.com/what-we-do/housing.html.
Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments Phone: (719) 275-8350.
Open Until Further Notice:
Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, and Lake County, Colorado Housing Choice Voucher 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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List
The Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments (UAACOG) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open. Applications are being 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.
Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (719) 275-8350.
Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.
Last Updated on 08/17/2020.
About Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments
More information about Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments can be found on its website at https://www.uaacog.com/what-we-do/housing.html.
Representatives of Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments may be available by phone at (719) 275-8350. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.
HCV Portability Status
As of March 6th, 2021, it is not known if Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As of 03/06/2021, 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.