Eau Claire Housing Authority

203 S Farwell Street
Eau Claire, Chippewa County, Wisconsin 54701

Eau Claire Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of July 29th, 2021, Eau Claire Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Eau Claire Housing Authority serves Eau Claire.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Eau Claire Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Eau Claire Housing Authority 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.

Eau Claire Housing Authority Phone: (715) 839-4943.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Eau Claire Housing Authority (ECHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families.

Please note: The ECHA does not offer a Public Housing program for senior/disabled households.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Visit the ECHA to pick up a pre-application, located at 203 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire, WI 54702-1186, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm CT, Monday-Friday.
  2. Download a pre-application online here, then print and complete.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed to PO Box 1186, Eau Claire, WI 54702-1186, or hand delivered to the address listed above.

No documents are needed at this time. 

No preferences were noted.

For more information, visit the ECHA website, or call the office at (715) 839-4943 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (715)839-4943.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/04/2015.

About Eau Claire Housing Authority

Representatives of Eau Claire Housing Authority may be available by phone at (715) 839-4943. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 07/29/2021, it is not known if Eau Claire Housing Authority is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Eau Claire Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Eau Claire Housing Authority manages 336 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of July 31st, 2014:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 333 3
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $277 $630
Monthly Cost $92,202 $1,891

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Eau Claire Housing Authority

Scattered Sites

2849 Abbe Hill Dr
Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Low Income Housing Managed by Eau Claire Housing Authority

Owen Rust Memorial Apartments

300 William St
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Park Towers Apartments

901 S Farwell St
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Eau Claire Rehabilitation

1719 Kendall Street
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Subsidized