The Elgin Housing Authority Office is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19. However, our staff is available by e-mail or phone during normal business hours.
APPLICATIONS FOR HOUSING
IMPORTANT - Please Read! If you are reaching out to request an application for Section 8 or Public Housing. We are not accepting application for either Public Housing or Section 8. Both programs currently have a waiting list. This means that until EHA reopen the waiting list we can only assist those who are currently on the waiting list. We cannot give out any applications! At this time, the only assistance we can provide is to have your join our mailing list for updates on future wait list openings. JOIN OUR MAILING LIST
EMERGENY HOUSING ASSISTANCE
If you are homeless, at risk for homelessness (eviction), fleeing domestic violence, or other extenuating circumstances. You can reach out to our partners at Advocacy Outreach to see if any of the current programs they have can assist you. The assistance grants they receive change periodically, so even if you have spoken to them in the past, it does not hurt to check back to see what they currently have available. They can be reached at (512) 281-4180 or visit their website by clicking Advocacy Outreach.