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Ohio Valley Opportunities

421 Walnut Street
Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana 0

Ohio Valley Opportunities is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Mainstream Voucher programs. As of September 27th, 2020, Ohio Valley Opportunities has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Jefferson, Jennings and Scott County, Indiana Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on October 5th, 2020.

Ohio Valley Opportunities serves Jefferson County, Jennings County and Scott County on behalf of Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority.
Waiting List Statuses
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Jefferson, Jennings and Scott County, Indiana Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon

Open Ohio Valley Opportunities 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.

COVID-19 Update: As of September 15, 2020, the Ohio Valley Opportunities website says:

"Our main office is now operating with regular hours, Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm. Face masks are required in our facility."

Open Soon: Jefferson, Jennings and Scott County, Indiana Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Ohio Valley Opportunities (OVO) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is opening soon. Applications will be accepted from October 5, 2020 at 8:00 am, until October 9, 2020 at 5:00 pm ET.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application available here:

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

According to the OVO, households should plan to be on the waiting list for one to four years.

For more information, visit the OVO website.

Sources: This information was verified by the North Vernon Plain Dealer and Sun public notice, as of September 15, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Jefferson, Jennings and Scott County, Indiana.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (812) 265-5858 Ext 2 or awieczorek@ovoinc.org.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/15/2020.

About Ohio Valley Opportunities

More information about Ohio Valley Opportunities can be found on its website at https://ovoinc.org/.

Representatives of Ohio Valley Opportunities may be available by phone at (812) 265-5858. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of September 27th, 2020, it is not known if Ohio Valley Opportunities is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 01/02/2019, Ohio Valley Opportunities is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program

More information about the OVO Housing Choice Voucher program can be found here.