Douglas County Housing Authority

Waiting Lists

Learn more about Douglas County Housing Authority.

Open: Public Housing

The Douglas County Housing Authority (DCHA) is accepting Public Housing waiting list applications from May 15, 2023, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the DCHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the DCHA website on May 18, 2023.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Douglas County, Nebraska. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (402) 444-6203 ext. 110.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/12/2023.

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Closed: Douglas County, Nebraska Section 8 HCV

The Douglas County Housing Authority (DCHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for one day in May, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to call the DCHA to schedule an application appointment. The waiting list closed once 500 applicants were scheduled for appointments.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

At the time of the application appointment, applicants must be 18 years of age or older, meet other standards for eligibility, and provide documentation as requested. All household members who are 18 years or older must be able to pass a Douglas County Housing Authority background check and other standards for eligibility. Applicants who are deemed eligible will be placed on the waiting list in accordance with the DCHA's Administrative policies. Applicants on wait list for other housing programs must apply separately for this program. Applicants will not lose their place on other waiting lists.

For more information visit the DCHA website.

Last Updated on 09/29/2020.

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About Douglas County Housing Authority

5404 North 107th Plaza, Omaha, NE | Visit Website | (402) 444-6203

Douglas County Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 1,298 low and moderate income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Public Housing programs..

In addition, Douglas County Housing Authority offers other programs for eligible households, including:

  • Homeownership Voucher
  • Family Self-Sufficiency
  • Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)
  • Mainstream Voucher
  • Family Unification Program (FUP)

Housing Authority Jurisdiction

Low-income housing managed by Douglas County Housing Authority is located in Douglas County, NE.

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 CT.

Day Hours
Monday 8:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed