The Housing Choice Voucher Program is a federal housing rental assistance program. It allows low-income families to rent good housing in the private market. The voucher program pays a portion of their rent each month directly to the property owner or manager. Participating families are free to use their vouchers to search for and to rent a house or apartment from private landlords throughout Jefferson County.
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In order to be eligible for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, you must meet the following criteria:
- 1.Currently on the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List
- 2.Meet income limits specified by HUD
- 3.Pass a criminal background check
If you would like to participate as a landloard for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, please contact Suellen Housing Authority of Jefferson County 1000 S. 9th St. P.O. Box 1547 , Mt. Vernon IL , US , 62864 Fax: 618-244-9439 Call: 618-244-5910.