FOOTHILLS REGIONAL HOUSING AKA: JEFFERSON COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY



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JEFFERSON COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY
7490 W. 45th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

SECTION 8 LOTTERY APPLICATION RUSES AND DIRECTIONS

1.  Must be 18 years of age or older.

2.  You will only be allowed to submit one ticket per family.

3.  All questions on the application must be completed.

4.  All of the accepted lottery tickets for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program will be held in a pool and drawings will be conducted through an outside agency as Vouchers become available. 

5.  If your lottery number is selected in a drawing, JCHA will notify you by mail to schedule an informal interview. The applicants will be given a packet including an application, a checklist, and verification forms which must be completed, signed, and returned within 10 business days.

6. This lottery pool will be active for three years, until December 31, 2020.  Applications not drawn will be destroyed. 

7.  If you have changes to your legal name, mailing address, household composition, or income, you must call the Housing Authority to request a Waiting List Change Form in order to maintain your waiting list status.

8.  You may check your lottery status on-line at http://www.hmsforweb.com/owl after July 24, 2020.



MAINSTREAM PROGRAM APPLICATION RULES AND DIRECTIONS

1.     To qualify for this program, the head of household must be non-elderly (18 to 61 years of age) and disabled.

2.     One application per family will only be allowed to submit an application.

3.     All questions must be completed on the application so that it can be successfully submitted.

4.     Applicants will be placed on the Waiting List in the order of preference points, date, and time of application.  Applicants will be contacted by mail to start the qualification process when reaching the top of the waiting list.

5.     If you have changes to your legal name or mailing address, household composition, or income, please call or visit the Housing Authority to request a Waiting List Change Form to maintain your waiting list status.

6.     To check your Mainstream waiting list status go to http://www.foothillsrh.org  and follow the below steps:

A.     Select Waiting List Opening Tab

B.     Select Check Your Status which will be available after July 24, 2020.


IMPORTANT NOTE:  There are no fees associated with applying to the list and that any website requesting a fee in order to apply are not legitimate and not related to the Housing Authority.

Persons with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation or persons who need assistance to participate in the application process should contact the Foothills Regional Housing at (303) 422-8600.  Applicants will then be directed to a Housing Specialist to assist you in the application process.