The Housing Authority of the City of Forest

518 N 4th Avenue
Forest, Scott County, Mississippi 39074

The Housing Authority of the City of Forest is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of December 8th, 2021, The Housing Authority of the City of Forest has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Housing Authority of the City of Forest serves Forest.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
The Housing Authority of the City of Forest Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open The Housing Authority of the City of Forest Waiting Lists

During 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.

The Housing Authority of the City of Forest Phone: (601) 469-1342.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Housing Authority of the City of Forest (HACF) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The HACF offers one Public Housing community with 78 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the HACF to pick up an application, located at 518 N 4th Ave, Forest, MS 39074, between the hours of 8:00 am until 4:30 pm. Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, between the hours of 8:00 am until 4:30 pm, on Wednesdays only.

Be sure to include these documents with your application: birth certificates, social security cards, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The HACF does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: disabled, elderly, victim of natural disaster, or local working families.

For more information, the HACF can be reached by calling (601) 469-1342 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 (601)469-1342.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/12/2015.

About The Housing Authority of the City of Forest

Representatives of The Housing Authority of the City of Forest may be available by phone at (601) 469-1342. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

The Housing Authority of the City of Forest does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by The Housing Authority of the City of Forest

Forest Ha

207 Rose St
Forest, Mississippi