Local Government

Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8 Housing) Waitlist

The Orange County Housing Authority (OCHA) will be accepting applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8 housing) waiting list beginning September 18, 2023, 8:00 a.m. PDT through September 29, 2023, 11:59 p.m. PDT.

Orange County Housing Authority (OCHA) is opening the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) waiting list and accepting applications from September 18, 2023, 8:00 a.m. and ending September 29, 2023, 11:59 p.m. PDT. The Housing Choice Voucher Program assists very low-income families, the elderly and the disabled to afford healthy and safe housing. For more information, please visit www.ochousing.org or call OCHA at 714-480-2798.


El Departamento de Vivienda del Condado de Orange (OCHA) está abriendo la lista de espera del Programa de Vales de Elección de Vivienda (Sección 8) y estará aceptando solicitudes desde el 18 de septiembre de 2023 a las 8:00 a.m. y finalizando el 29 de septiembre de 2023 a las 11:59 p.m. PDT (hora del Pacífico). El Programa de Vales de Elección de Vivienda ayuda a las familias de muy bajos ingresos, las personas de la tercera edad y las personas con discapacidades a pagar una vivienda saludable y segura. Para obtener más información sobre cómo presentar la solicitud, visite www.ochousing.org o llame a OCHA al 714-480-2798.


오렌지 카운티 주택국(OCHA)은 주택 선택 바우처 프로그램(섹션 8) 대기자 명단을 공개하고, 2023년 9월 18일 오전 8시부터 2023년 9월 29일 오후 11시 59분(PDT)까지 신청서를 접수합니다. 주택 선택 바우처 프로그램은 저소득 가정, 노년층 및 장애인이 건강하고 안전한 주택을 마련할 수 있도록 지원합니다. 자세한 정보는 www.ochousing.org 또는 OCHA에 전화(714-480-2798)로 문의하시기 바랍니다.

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  1. Iam disabled unemployable low income resident in Orange County all my life born and raised. How do I apply Iam not computer literate! Please help

    • GUADALUPE Avalos,
      I just tried to fill it out online to see if it would work and I couldn’t do it either. So you are not alone.
      Below are some. possible work-arounds:

      •. CALL THEM – You can call them from 8am. to 5pm. at 1-714-480-2798
      If no one picks up – leave your phone number at the at the end of the message where they allow you to leave your number if you don’t have computer access and need personal assistance – someone will call you back..
      You can also call about special housing programs at 1-714-480-2777 and leave your phone number

      •HEARING/SPEAKING LIMITATIONS: If you have limitations hearing or speaking a specially trained Communications Assistant (CA) can relay telephone conversations for your call. To use the California Relay Service please call (800) 735-2929.

      • PRINT THE APPLICATION: Go to http://www.ochousing.org
      Click “2023 Waiting List Opening” and then choose “Application” from the list on left
      At the end of the application page Choose English, Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, or Chinese
      and the application will come up in the selected language and you can print it out and mail or email it.

      Applications can also be submitted in three ways:

      1) ONLINE: at the website page https://www.waitlistcheck.com/CA1288
      2) MAIL: Paper application mailed to P.O. Box 11387, Santa Ana, CA 92711. Must be postmarked from September 18, 2023, through September 29, 2023.
      3) EMAIL: Paper application emailed to OCHA.WaitingList2023@occr.ocgov.com