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    Human Services

    humanservices@jeffco.us
    303-271-1388

    Monday-Friday
    7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

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    900 Jefferson County Parkway
    Human Services Building
    Golden, CO 80401

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    800-659-3656

  • Human Services

    Section 8 Housing Program Lottery Application


    This Public Notice is to inform all interested people how to obtain a random choice lottery application in order to be considered for possible placement on the Jefferson County Housing Authority’s (JCHA) Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program and/or placement on the Mainstream (Non-Elderly Disabled) Program.

    JCHA will accept online applications for its Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) Lottery Pool beginning 8:00 am Tuesday, August 15, 2017, until 11:59 pm on Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Applications for the Mainstream Program will remain open until further notice.

    Applications must be submitted online at https://www.waitlistcheck.com/CO2744. Applications WILL NOT be available at the Jefferson County Housing Authority office.

    The Jefferson County Public Libraries (JCPL) has computers available to the public. If you do not have a computer, you may complete your application by visiting your local library. Check JCPL’s website for hours of operation at http://jefferson.lib.co.us.

    If you require assistance completing the online application, you may obtain assistance at the following locations (these are only walk-in sites):
    Jefferson County Human Services
    Laramie Building, Suite 1300
    3500 Illinois St
    Golden, CO 80401
    Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

    Seniors' Resource Center
    3227 Chase St
    Denver, CO 80212
    Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

    All lottery applications will be randomly drawn and the Mainstream Program applications will be pulled from its waiting list as Vouchers become available. All applications rank (order of selection) will be posted at JCHA’s website at www.jcha.org. Selected applicants will be mailed directions on how to apply for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program when they are formally notified in writing. This lottery pool will be active for three years, until December 31, 2020.

    Persons with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process should contact the Jefferson County Housing Authority at (303) 422-8600. For more information visit www.jcha.org.

    Equal Housing Opportunity
    The Jefferson County Housing Authority does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, sexual orientation, familial status or national origin in the admission, access to, or treatment in its federally assisted programs.


    August 1, 2017


    Last Updated: 8-1-2017