How to Apply for Public Housing

The Anderson Housing Authority (AHA) only accepts applications when the wait list is open.

The AHA does not provide emergency housing.

When applications are being accepted, persons interested in applying need to do so in person at our main office located at 1335 East River Street, Anderson.

The following information is needed when applying:

  • • Birth Certificates for all persons listed on application
  • • Social Security Cards for all persons listed on application
  • • Photo ID for all adults listed on application (driver’s license, Government ID, etc.)
  • • Proof of income for all persons listed (check stubs, Social Security or SSI award letter, child support, etc.)

Once received, reviewed, and approved, the application will be added to our waiting list in accordance with our Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy (ACOP).