Section 8 Waiting List to Open 10/26/20

Section 8 Waiting List to Open
Monday, October 26, 2020 at 9:00 am

On Monday, October 26, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., Franklin County Housing Authority will open the Section 8 waiting list. Franklin County Housing Authority will only be accepting 100 completed applications for processing.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all applications must be completed online and dropped off at either of the office locations listed below. If you do not have the technology to complete the application online, you may pick up a paper copy in the foyer at the office and complete it at home. FCHA staff cannot make copies of the required documentation, assist in completing the application, or meet with you face to face. Due to the current COVID-19 regulations, individuals cannot gather outside the office on the morning of the waiting list opening. FCHA reserves the right to ask you to leave the property.
Our office locations are 436 West Washington Street, Chambersburg, PA 17201 and 202 Elder Avenue, Waynesboro, PA 17268. Applications or supporting documents for online applications can be faxed to 717-263-1329.The offices are open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The application requires that the applicant provide copies of birth certificates and social security cards for all family members. A photo ID is required for all family members 18 and over. Failure to provide any of the items listed above will result in your application being considered incomplete and it will not be processed.
All completed applications can be turned in at either office location in the designated Section 8 Application drop box. If you are submitting an online application, you must turn in your required documents, including the signed confirmation page, immediately after applying. Applying online and getting a confirmation page does not secure your application spot on the waitlist.
More information about eligibility and the application process can be found at
The Housing Authority will only be accepting 100 completed applications. If you fail to provide any of the required documentation, your application will be ineligible for processing.

Annoucement Date: 
Monday, October 12, 2020 - 12:00