Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Housing Choice Voucher Program is a federally funded rent subsidy program which enables low-income families to choose and lease safe, decent, and affordable rental housing.

Chesterfield County & Colonial Heights

Social Services administers the Housing Choice Voucher Program for Chesterfield County and Colonial Heights.

  • The waiting list is closed, so no new applications are being accepted at this time.

Home Owner

If you own a home that you would like to rent under this program, contact the Housing Program at 804-717-6832 to find out how.

Requirements

  • Families are responsible for finding their own housing which can be located in Virginia or in another state.
  • Housing inspections are done initially and annually.
  • The family is required to pay 30% of their household income towards rent and utilities; the Virginia Housing Development Authority pays the remainder.

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