The Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting List (previously known as Section 8) has been cleared and all applicants have been notified. The housing authority anticipates the waiting list will open in the first half of 2014. Please check back frequently to look for announcements about the opening of the waiting list.
The Fort Wayne Hosuing Authority will be closing their Public Housing waiting list on December 30th at 5 p.m. and will be re-opening April 2, 2014 at 8 a.m.
Applications dated within this timeframe will NOT be accepted.
Advertising and locating property has never been easier!
The Housing Authority has partnered with www.Gosection8.com , which provides an enhanced program to list rental properties on line. Listings are available to potential Housing Choice Voucher tenants seeking apartment units, duplexes, single-family homes or town-homes in the private market.
Q: What is the Family Self-Sufficiency Program?
A: The goal of FSS is to help families become free of their need for public assistance and is designed to assist you in identifying and reaching your educational and career goals. FSS can help locate available job training programs, child care agencies, transportation, and other supportive services.
For an application for Public Housing assistance please visit our documents section.
For information about your status on the Public Housing Waiting List, please visit our documents section.
We have updated our 2013 Public Housing Utility Allowance click the following link to go to our documents section and Download the Utility Allowance PDF
Public Housing FAQs
What is Public Housing?
The Public Housing Waiting List is open.
Applications are accepted at any FWHA office.
Applications can also be mailed to:
PO Box 13219
Fort Wayne, IN 46867‐3219
Fax and email applications will not be accepted at this time. Incomplete applications will be returned and will not be processed.