At McHenry County Housing Authority, we help individuals and families find and maintain a quality, healthy, affordable living environment. In creating stability, we create a stronger community and a better McHenry County.

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HELP NEEDED!  Please consider completing our NEEDS SURVEY to assist us in creating new assistance programs, or making changes to existing programs, to help meet the needs of our McHenry County Community.  CLICK HERE to complete the surveyYou can save the completed survey on your device, and use the secure upload link on this page to send us the survey.  You may also print and complete surveys.  Your assistance is very much appreciated!

Click here  to view a RESOURCE DIRECTORY for McHenry County services. 
This directory contains contact information as well as service descriptions for a variety of providers including subsidized apartment listings.

The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List to Open June 5-12, 2024

The McHenry County Housing Authority will be accepting ONLINE pre-applications for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program beginning at 8:30 A.M. on June 5th, 2024 and closing at 5 P.M. on June 12th, 2024.  During this period, online applications will be accepted 24 hours a day, including the weekend.   The online application link will not become active until June 5th at 8:30 A.M.  ONLINE APPLICATION LINK:  CLICK HERE 

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Policies Related to People with Disabilities:  CLICK HERE
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