Rock Island Housing Authority in Rock Island, Illinois

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Rock Island Housing Authority Details

Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Rock Island Housing Authority, a Housing Authority, at 20th Street, Rock Island IL.

Name
Rock Island Housing Authority
Address
111 20th Street
Rock Island, Illinois, 61201
Phone
309-788-0825
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM-5:00 PM

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About the Rock Island Housing Authority

The Rock Island Housing Authority, located in Rock Island, IL, is a government agency that operates and manages public housing in Rock Island County. The Housing Authority oversees low-income housing, including the application process, eligibility guidelines, and related resources. For example, Rock Island residents can receive subsidies for low-income housing, access public housing programs, and learn about other resources for eligible Rock Island County residents from the Housing Authority.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • How to qualify for Rock Island low income housing
  • Applying for housing subsidies in Rock Island
  • Public housing programs in Rock Island
  • The locations of low-income housing units
  • Rock Island Section 8 landlord information
Low-Income Housing in Rock Island

The Rock Island Housing Authority manages low-income housing in Rock Island, including building projects designed to increase the number of low-income housing units. The Housing Authority provides information on low income housing locations, different types of low-income units, the number of units available, and the application process.

Rock Island Low-Income Housing Eligibility

The Housing Authority can provide information on eligibility requirements for Rock Island low income housing. The Rock Island Housing Authority also manages the application process, including any lotteries or waitlists. You can contact the Housing Authority to learn about eligibility guidelines, submitting applications for low income housing, or joining the waitlist.

Rock Island County Section 8 Housing

The Section 8 program in Rock Island County provide vouchers for privately owned housing units. Offered at the federal level, through HUD's Housing Choice Voucher Program, Section 8 caps participants' rent at 30-40% of their income while property owners receive market rate rent. The Rock Island Housing Authority pays the remainder of the rent. Landlords can visit the Housing Authority to join the program.

Public Housing Programs

In Rock Island, the Housing Authority manages several different types of housing units, including apartments and single-family homes. Public housing programs in Rock Island County provide more than subsidies, they also offer a range of other services. For example, the Housing Authority can connect Rock Island residents with programs for rent assistance, utility bill assistance, and crisis support.

State and Federal Subsidized Housing

Rock Island County Housing Authorities work together with the Illinois Department of Housing and HUD to provide subsidized housing in Rock Island. Local Housing Authorities receive funding from HUD to subsidize housing and oversee public housing developments in Rock Island. Rock Island public housing programs follow HUD public housing standards and procedures when managing public housing.

Contact the Rock Island Housing Authority

You may contact the Rock Island Housing Authority by calling 309-788-0825, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Rock Island Housing Authority, 111 20th Street, Rock Island, Illinois, 61201.