The Housing Authority of the County of Riverside is a public agency chartered by the State of California to administer the development, rehabilitation or financing of affordable housing programs. The mission of the Housing Authority is to transform and promote healthy, thriving communities, re-ignite hope and restore human dignity through the creation and preservation of high quality and innovative housing and community development programs which enhance the quality of life and revitalize neighborhoods to foster self-sufficiency. The Housing Authority has been serving Riverside County for over 60 years.
The Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Waiting List OpenYou may register or update your registration on-line at How To Apply! If you do not have internet access, click the following link for more information: Computer Resource Listing You may also access a computer and apply online at the Housing Authority office located at 5555 Arlington Ave Riverside 92504 Monday - Friday from 8 am - 5 pm.
IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE HOUSING AUTHORITY
With security on the news lately, much has been said about protecting your information. To guard against possible scams, always be cautious about sharing personal information and never share information with anyone over the phone, even if they claim to be someone you do business with. Please know that Housing Authority staff would not contact you and request personal financial information such as credit or debit card numbers and/or their PIN’s. Also, we do not charge a fee for your participation in any of our programs. Should you have any questions please contact your Housing Authority representative directly.
County of Riverside Landlord Incentive Program
The HACR is offering landlords an incentive payment to participate in the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8 Tenant Based) Program. The HACR will use CARES Act funding through the Department of Housing and Urban Development to promote new landlord relationships and offer support to existing landlords.