Low-Income Housing in Virginia

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.


Abingdon RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA032 
300 Green Spring Road 
Abingdon, VA 24210 
Phone: (276) 628-5661 Fax: (276) 628-5661

Abingdon RHA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA042 
300 Green Spring Road 
Abingdon, VA 24210 
Phone: (276) 628-5661 Fax: (276) 628-5661

Accomack-Northampton RHA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA040 
23372 Front St 
Accomac, VA 23301 
Phone: (757) 787-2800 Fax: (757) 787-4221

Alexandria RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA004 
600 N Fairfax Street 
Alexandria, VA 22314 
Phone: (703) 549-7115 Fax: (703) 549-8709

Arlington County Dept of Human Services 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA028 
3033 Wilson Blvd 
Arlington, VA 22201 
Phone: (703) 228-1450 Fax: (703) 228-1042

Big Stone Gap RHA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA038 
170 Dogwood Terrace 
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219 
Phone: (276) 523-4788 Fax: (276) 523-6225

Bristol RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA002 
809 Edmond Street 
Bristol, VA 24201 
Phone: (276) 642-2001 Fax: (276) 642-2015

Buckingham HDC Inc. 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA044 
PO Box 400 
Dillwyn, VA 23936 
Phone: (434) 983-2053 Fax: (434) 983-5459

Chesapeake RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA012 
1468 S Military Highway 
Chesapeake, VA 23320 
Phone: (757) 523-0401 Fax: (757) 523-1601

County of Albemarle/Office of Housing 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA016 
Albemarle County Office of Housing 
Charlottesville, VA 22902 
Phone: (434) 296-5839 Fax: (434) 293-0281

County of Albemarle/Office of Housing 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA880 
Albemarle County Office of Housing 
Charlottesville, VA 22902 
Phone: (434) 296-5839 Fax: (434) 293-0281

County of Albemarle/Office of Housing 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA036 
Albemarle County Office of Housing 
Charlottesville, VA 22902 
Phone: (434) 296-5839 Fax: (434) 293-0281

Covington RHA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA037 
1011 North Rockbridge Avenue 
Covington, VA 24426 
Phone: (540) 965-7100 Fax: (540) 965-7104

Cumberland Plateau Regional HA 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: VA029 
35 Fox Meadow Drive 
Lebanon, VA 24266 
Phone: (276) 889-4910 Fax: (276) 889-4615

Danville RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA010 
651 Cardinal Place 
Danville, VA 24541 
Phone: (434) 799-8380 Fax: (434) 799-8249

Fairfax County RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA019 
3700 Pender Drive 
Fairfax, VA 22030 
Phone: (703) 246-5100 Fax: (703) 246-5115

Franklin RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA018 
601 Campbell Avenue 
Franklin, VA 23851 
Phone: (757) 562-0384 Fax: (757) 562-0267

Hampton RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA017 
22 Lincoln Street 
Hampton, VA 23669 
Phone: (757) 727-6337 Fax: (757) 727-6368

Harrisonburg RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA014 
286 Kelly Street 
Harrisonburg, VA 22802 
Phone: (540) 434-7386 Fax: (540) 432-1113

Hopewell RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA005 
350 E Poythress Street 
Hopewell, VA 23860 
Phone: (804) 458-5160 Fax: (804) 458-3364

James City County Ohcd 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA041 
5320 Palmer Lane 
Williamsburg, VA 23188 
Phone: (757) 259-5340 Fax: (757) 220-0640

Lee County RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA034 
1223 Chapel Drive 
Jonesville, VA 24263 
Phone: (276) 346-3910 Fax: (276) 346-3124

Loudoun County Department of Family Services 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA035 
102 Heritage Way, NE 
Leesburg, VA 20176 
Phone: (703) 777-0353 Fax: (703) 777-5214

Lynchburg RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA013 
918 Commerce Street 
Lynchburg, VA 24504 
Phone: (434) 485-7200 Fax: (434) 845-9144

Marion RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA030 
237 Miller Avenue 
Marion, VA 24354 
Phone: (276) 783-3381 Fax: (276) 783-6934

Martinsville RHA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA045 
55 West Church Street 
Martinsville, VA 24112 
Phone: (276) 656-5190 Fax: (276) 656-5264

Newport News RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA003 
27th 
Newport News, VA 23607 
Phone: (757) 928-2620 Fax: (757) 247-6535

Norfolk RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA006 
201 Granby Street 
Norfolk, VA 23510 
Phone: (757) 623-1111 Fax: (757) 626-1607

Norton RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA015 
200 6th Street NW 
Norton, VA 24273 
Phone: (276) 679-0020 Fax: (276) 679-0026

Petersburg RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA020 
128 A South Sycamore Street 
Petersburg, VA 23803 
Phone: (804) 733-2200 Fax: (804) 733-2229

Portsmouth RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA001 
801 Water Street 
Portsmouth, VA 23704 
Phone: (757) 399-5261 Fax: (757) 399-8697

Prince William County Office of Hcd 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA046 
15941 Donald Curtis Drive, Suite 112 
Woodbridge, VA 22191 
Phone: (703) 792-7530 Fax: (703) 792-4978

Richmond RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA007 
901 Chamberlayne Parkway 
Richmond, VA 23220 
Phone: (804) 780-4200 Fax: (804) 649-0659

Richmond RHA 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA901 
901 Chamberlayne Parkway 
Richmond, VA 23220 
Phone: (804) 780-4200 Fax: (804) 649-0659

Roanoke - Taap 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA043 
145 Campbell Avenue 
Roanoke, VA 24001 
Phone: (540) 345-6781 Fax: (540) 777-0422

Roanoke RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA011 
2624 Salem Turnpike NW 
Roanoke, VA 24017 
Phone: (540) 983-9281 Fax: (540) 983-9229

Scott County RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA031 
301 Fugate Street 
Duffield, VA 24244 
Phone: (276) 431-2022 Fax: (276) 431-2004

Staunton RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA023 
900 Elizabeth Miller Gardens 
Staunton, VA 24401 
Phone: (540) 886-3413 Fax: (540) 885-5414

Suffolk RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA025 
530 E Pinner Street 
Suffolk, VA 23434 
Phone: (757) 539-2100 Fax: (757) 539-5184

Virginia Beach Dhnp 
Type: Section 8, Code: VA039 
2424 Courthouse Dr. 
Virginia Beach, VA 23456 
Phone: (757) 385-5750 Fax: (757) 385-5766

Waynesboro RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA022 
1700 New Hope Road 
Waynesboro, VA 22980 
Phone: (540) 946-9230 Fax: (540) 946-9233

Williamsburg RHA 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: VA026 
412 N Boundary Street 
Williamsburg, VA 23185 
Phone: (757) 220-3477 Fax: (757) 221-0528

Wise County RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA024 
107 Litchfield Street NW 
Coeburn, VA 24230 
Phone: (276) 395-6104 Fax: (276) 395-5874

Wytheville RHA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: VA021 
170 Hedgefield Lane 
Wytheville, VA 24382 
Phone: (276) 228-6515 Fax: (276) 228-8606