Housing Services

SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HCV) PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceThe New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program provides rental assistance and home ownership option to extremely low, very low and low income households in New York State. The program also provides assistance to senior citizens and disabled persons on fixed incomes, displaced families, and homeless individuals with disabilities.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureAlbany County: 518-372-8846
Clinton County: 518-825-0800
Columbia County: 518-672-6612
Dutchess County: 845-298-8998 Ext. 16
Essex County: 518-873-6888
Franklin County: 518-483-5934
Fulton County: 518-372-8846
Greene County: 518-943-5170
Hamilton County: 518-372-8846
Montgomery County: 518-372-8846
Nassau County: 516-572-1900
Orange County: 845-343-0771 Ext. 118
Putnam County: 845-225-8493 Ext. 211
Rensselaer County: 518-372-8846
Rockland County: 845-364-3939
Saratoga County: 518-885-0091
Schenectady County: 518-372-8846
Suffolk County: 631-471-1215 Ext. 119
Sullivan County: 845-794-4880
Ulster County: 845-331-2140 Ext. 209
Washington County: 518-372-8846
Westchester County: 914-995-2415
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityLow income households in New York State
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Hampton Plaza
Physical Site Address 2 38-40 State Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12207
Main Phone 518-473-2526
Other Phone 866-275-3427 (Toll Free)
Fax 518-474-5643
Service Location Email HCRInfo@nyshcr.org
Web Address www.nyshcr.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL (HCR)
Affiliated Program: SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HCV) PROGRAM
This Service: Housing Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Low Income (YL-3300.4500)
Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers (BH-7000.4600-700)