Housing Applications

***APPLY ONLINE*** Massachusetts Section 8 Centralized Waiting List


***APPLY ONLINE*** CHAMP Common Housing Application for Massachusetts Public-Housing


Paper applications

All questions must be answered. If you believe a question does not pertain to you indicate N/A for that item. Completed applications can be hand delivered or mailed to:

Application Cooridnator

33 Kellogg Ave, Suite 81

Amherst MA 01002

Public Notice for Sec 8 HCV Waitlist Applicants

The Amherst Housing Authority (AHA) is adding a limited preference to its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for applicants who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness. The preference will be limited to 13 eligible families. The AHA will begin implementing this limited preference on July 31, 2020.


To qualify for the limited preference, families must be currently experiencing homelessness, at-risk of homelessness, transitioning out of an institutional or segregated setting, at serious risk of institutionalization, or residing in a Rapid Rehousing or Permanent Supportive Housing program and be at-risk of homelessness.


Please open the above PDF document for further details.

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