How to apply for housing

OPTIONS TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION FOR OPEN WAITING LISTS:
1) Mail to our main office at 1449 Jericho Circle; Aurora, IL 60506
2) Fax to (630) 701-9974
3) Drop off the application at our main office
4) Email to info@auroraha.org

  • Public Housing Program

    The waiting list for all bedroom sizes is OPEN.

    Eligibility Requirements:

    Eligibility for public housing is determined by the AHA based on the total annual gross income and family size and is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigration status. In general, the family's income may not exceed 80% of the median income for the county or metropolitan area in which the family chooses to live. Median income levels are published by HUD and vary by location. Family must be headed by a person who qualifies under the AHA's public housing guidelines.

  • Housing Choice Voucher Program

    The housing choice voucher waiting list for all bedroom sizes is currently closed. The AHA does not accept applications during times when the waiting list is closed. Please check back or watch our social media pages for times when the waiting list will be open.

    **THE AHA IS AWARE OF A SCAM INVOLVING OUR SECTION 8 WAITING LIST. OUR LIST IS CLOSED. PLEASE DO NOT GIVE OUT YOUR INFORMATION TO ANYONE CLAIMING OUR LIST IS OPEN. PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.**

    Eligibility Requirements:

    Eligibility for a housing voucher is determined by the AHA based on the total annual gross income and family size and is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigration status. In general, the family's income may not exceed 50 percent of the median income for the county or metropolitan area in which the family chooses to live. By law, a PHA must provide 75 percent of its voucher to applicants whose incomes do not exceed 30 percent of the area median income. Median income levels are published by HUD and vary by location. Family must be headed by a person who qualifies as elderly or disabled.

  • Project Based Voucher Program - Fox Prairie Homes

    The Fox Prairie Homes waiting list for all bedroom sizes is currently closed. The AHA does not accept applications during times when the waiting list is closed. Please check back or watch our social media pages for times when the waiting list will be open.

    Eligibility Requirements:

    Eligibility for a project based housing unit is determined by the AHA based on the total annual gross income and family size and is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigration status. In general, the family's income may not exceed 50% of the median income for the county or metropolitan area in which the family chooses to live. By law, a PHA must provide 75 percent of its voucher to applicants whose incomes do not exceed 30 percent of the area median income. Median income levels are published by HUD and vary by location. Households must also meet certain requirements of the property owner.

  • Project Based Voucher - St. Charles Senior Living Community

    The St. Charles Senior Living Community waiting list for seniors (at least one household member must be 55 or older) fitting a two bedroom unit is OPEN. All other bedroom sizes are currently CLOSED. The AHA does not accept applications during times when the waiting list is closed. Please check back or watch our social media pages for times when the waiting list will be open.

    Eligibility Requirements:

    Eligibility for a project based housing unit is determined by the AHA based on the total annual gross income and family size and is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigration status. In general, the family's income may not exceed 50% of the median income for the county or metropolitan area in which the family chooses to live. By law, a PHA must provide 75 percent of its voucher to applicants whose incomes do not exceed 30 percent of the area median income. Median income levels are published by HUD and vary by location. Households must also meet certain requirements of the property owner. At least one family member must be 55 years or older, or turning 55 in the same month that they apply.