Low-Income Housing in Vermont

The Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP), also known as 'Section 8', is a federal program that provides housing assistance to those who qualify. This assistance if offered in the form of a cash voucher that can be applied toward rent. The program was designed to help low-income families and individuals, the elderly, and persons with disabilities.

To apply for low-income housing assistance, locate your local housing agency from the list below. You can apply in person or call for more information. For other forms of housing assistance, see our various resources under the Housing tab. Also, be sure to download the FRAA Resource Guide for great tips on accessing government assistance.


Barre Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT005 
4 Humbert Street 
Barre, VT 05641 
Phone: (802) 476-3185 Fax: (802) 476-3113

Bennington HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT009 
10 Willow Road 
Bennington, VT 05201 
Phone: (802) 442-8000 Fax: (802) 442-7301

Brattleboro HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT002 
224 Melrose Street 
Brattleboro, VT 05301 
Phone: (802) 254-6071 Fax: (802) 254-5590

Burlington HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT001 
65 Main Street 
Burlington, VT 05401 
Phone: (802) 864-0538 Fax: (802) 658-1286

Hartford HA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VT010 
171 Bridge Street 
White River Junction, VT 05001 
Phone: (802) 295-9353 Fax: () -

Montpelier HA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VT901 
155 Main Street 
Montpelier, VT 05602 
Phone: (802) 229-9232 Fax: (802) 000-0000

Montpelier HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT008 
155 Main Street 
Montpelier, VT 05602 
Phone: (802) 229-9232 Fax: (802) 000-0000

Rutland Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT003 
Templewood Court 
Rutland, VT 05701 
Phone: (802) 775-2926 Fax: (802) 747-6180

Springfield HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT004 
80 Main Street 
Springfield, VT 05156 
Phone: (802) 885-4905 Fax: (802) 885-5857

St. Albans City HA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VT011 
13 Lake St. 
St. Albans, VT 05478 
Phone: (802) 527-1490 Fax: (802) 527-2961

Winooski HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VT006 
83 Barlow Street 
Winooski, VT 05404 
Phone: (802) 655-2360 Fax: (802) 655-5540