Applications have been suspended until further notice due to the Pandemic. You may call us during our normal work hours with any questions. Our number is 301-345-3600.
Public Housing is one of several Federal Rental Assistance Programs established and funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families. HUD administers Federal aid to housing agencies to manage public housing for low-income residents at rents they can afford.
Eligibility criteria for resident selection includes, but is not limited to income, assets, rental and criminal history.
Rent is based on 30% of a residents adjusted gross income and includes the following utilities: water, sewer, trash, electric, hot water and heat.
HACCP owns and manages 108 units, consisting of one high-rise development dedicated to elderly/disabled persons only.
More information on the Public Housing Program is available at HUD’s website www.hud.gov/renting/phprog.cfm.
Completing the Application:
Complete and return the application to the HACCP office. If you do not understand something, or if you have questions regarding the application process, we will be happy to help you at 301-345-3600.
If you are aware of anyone who has falsified an application, or if anyone tries to persuade you to make false statements, report them to the manager of your Public Housing Authority. If you cannot report to the manager, call the local HUD office or the HUD Hotline at (202) 472-4200. This is not a toll free number. You can also write to the HUD Hotline at 451 Seveth Street S.W., Room 8254, Washington, D.C. 20410.