Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing
Open Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing Waiting Lists
Due to 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.
Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing Website: http://www.destatehousing.com.
Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing Phone: (302) 739-4263.
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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Delaware State Housing Authority (DHA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least July, 2017, until further notice.
Please note: Program participants, except the elderly or disabled, must also be enrolled in the Moving to Work (MTW) program.
There are four ways to apply during the opening period:
- Complete the online application here.
- Call (888) 363-8808 to request an application by mail.
- Pick up an application at the DSHA waiting list office, located at Liberty Court, 1289 W. Walker Road, Dover, Delaware 19904.
- Open and print the application online here. Select the "Print an application form" link.
Once the paper application has been completed, it must be mailed or faxed to the DSHA.
This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in Kent or Sussex County, working more than 20 hours per week, veteran, head of household and spouse/co-head have never participated in the Moving to Work Program.
Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences. The DSHA operates a single waiting list for its housing programs.
For more information, visit the DSHA renters page, or the DSHA website.
Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (302) 739-4263.
Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.
Last Updated on 10/04/2019.
About Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing
More information about Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing can be found on its website at http://www.destatehousing.com.
Representatives of Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing may be available by phone at (302) 739-4263. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.
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