IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: NEW SECTION 8 AND PUBLIC HOUSING PROGRAM POLICY
Beginning July 1, 2013, the Section 8 and Public Housing program will transfer Head of Household status only to persons listed on the waiting list or application as Spouse or Co-Head under the following circumstances:
In the event of the death of the Head of Household, a person already listed as the Spouse or Co-Head on the waiting list or application may request a change of the Head of Household status by submitting a signed, written request along with a copy of the death certificate of the original Head of Household.
In all other cases (including, but not limited to divorce, separation, abandonment, medical incapacity), the Head of Household status will be changed only when the original Head of Household submits to the Housing Authority a written release of the application to the Spouse or Co-Head, or if the Spouse or Co-Head requesting the transfer of Head of Household status submits to the Housing Authority legal documentation of his/her right to the application.
LANCASTER HOMES - NOW OPEN!
The Lancaster Homes waiting list will be open on Monday, October 21, 2013 for elderly families (62 years of age and older).
This beautiful senior apartment complex with 1- and 2-bedroom units is located in the heart of Downtown Lancaster, next door to the Antelope Valley Senior Center, and a public transportation stop.
Convenient small businesses in the newly revamped Lancaster Boulevard are just a block away.
There are many restaurants, supermarkets, public services, and health facilities within a 5-mile radius.
Interested persons may register online or register by calling 626-586-1845.
The waiting list will close on June 30, 2014.