Terre Haute Housing Authority

Waiting Lists

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Open: Terre Haute Housing Authority Public Housing

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

The Terre Haute Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

This housing authority offers 575 units dedicated to senior/disabled individuals, and 460 units for families.

To apply for public housing an application can be picked up by visiting the housing authority, located at 2001 North 19th St., Terre Haute, IN 47804, during normal office hours Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. Be sure to include copies of these documents with your application: birth certificates, social security cards, photo IDs for all adult household members, landlord references, and proof of any residence for the past five years.

This housing authority does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: victim of domestic violence, homeless, displaced by a natural disaster, or live and/or work in Vigo County.

More information can be found by visiting the housing authority website at http://www.terrehautehousing.org/, or they can be reached with any questions you may have by calling 812-232-1381, during normal office hours.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (812)232-1381.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/22/2015.

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Closed: Terre Haute Housing Authority Section 8 HCV

The Terre Haute Housing Authority (THHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open from August 15, 2013 until July 2016. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

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 these preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to pick up an application at the THHA office.

Once the application has been completed, it must have been mailed or hand delivered to the THHA office.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Victims of domestic violence, homeless, local residency. Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

Applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received.

Important note: Applicants who have been placed on the waiting list must inform the housing authority immediately if your application information changes (such as contact information, income, and household members). 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.

Applicants can update pre-application information by printing, completing and submitting this form to the THHA office.

For more information, visit the THHA website, or call the office at (812) 232-1381.

Last Updated on 09/29/2016.

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Closed: Vigo County, Indiana Section 8 HCV

The Terre Haute Housing Authority (THHA) last accepted Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from the earliest confirmed open date of May 30, 2023, until June 30, 2023. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: According to the THHA notice "THHA will cease handing out HCV applications on Wednesday, May 31, 2023 at 4:00pm."

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to pick up an application in person at the THHA office.

Once the paper application was completed, it was to be: Returned to the THHA office.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the THHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the THHA official facebook notice on May 5, 2023.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Vigo County, Indiana.

Last Updated on 06/30/2023.

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About Terre Haute Housing Authority

2001 North 19th Street, Terre Haute, IN | Visit Website | (812) 232-1381

Terre Haute Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 1,776 low and moderate income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Public Housing programs..

Housing Authority Jurisdiction

Low-income housing managed by Terre Haute Housing Authority is located in Terre Haute, IN.

Households with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher managed by this housing authority must rent within its jurisdiction.

Office Hours

Open today from 8:00am to 4:30pm ET.

Day Hours
Monday 8:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
Friday 8:00am-4:30pm