YMHA will publish announcements in the local newspapers indicating the dates and times applications may be submitted.

Answer: Unfortunately, we don’t have emergency housing assistance for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program
Answer: Once YMHA receives a completed application, the eligibility process will begin. You’ll be notified by letter of your status.
Answer: YMHA does not assist in the cost of the security deposit.
Answer: The owner and tenant are responsible for determining utility responsibility. These responsibilities are set forth through the lease and Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) contract.
Answer: Non-resident applicants must reside in YMHA’s jurisdiction during the initial year of assistance. Following that, participants may exercise the portability features of the voucher program.
Answer: The amount of subsidy is based on your annual income and family composition. Participants generally pay between 30-40% of the rent. In all cases, however, during the first year of the lease, participants cannot pay more than 40% of their income towards rent and utilities.