Section 8 Waiting List Now Open

The waiting list for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program for rental assistance will open on Monday, February 8, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.  Procedures have changed due to COVID19.  There will be no walk-in applications taken.   This is how you get started:

Click this link to the pre-application.  After the pre-application is submitted, you will be sent an application to complete and return.

Applications must be returned to our office drop box at 2280 Randolph Avenue Elkins, WV or by mail, received by the due date on the application. 

Faxed and email copies of the application will not be accepted– we must have the original.  If the application is incomplete or not legible, applicants will not be placed on the waiting list. 

If you have questions, please call 304-636-6495 x.10 or TDD 304-637-7604.

About Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

The RCHA provides Section 8 Rental Assistance to low-income households. This assistance is provided by the The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Landlords – Information for current and prospective landlords
Renters – Information for tenants in need of rental assistance
Forms – Access landlord and tenant forms here
Directions – How to get to the Section 8 Office
FSS – Learn more about the Family Self-Sufficiency Program

Waiting List – Call after the 10th of each month to see where you are on the waiting list

Subsidized Housing Properties in our Six County Service Area

County Property Name City/Town Phone Notes
Randolph Allegheny Apartments Elkins 304-636-5319
Randolph Randolph Village Apartments Elkins 304-636-8888
Randolph Elkins Manor Elkins 304-636-2583 Elderly (62+) OR Disabled (50+)
Randolph Tygart Valley Apartments Elkins 304-636-7200 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Randolph Gateway Apartments Elkins 304-636-6793
Randolph Beverly Manor Beverly 304-636-4509
Randolph Wildwood Manor Dailey 304-338-2987
County Property Name City/Town Phone Notes
Barbour Barbour Manor Junior 304-338-2987
Barbour Mountain View Apartments Belington 304-338-2987
Barbour Spruce Villa Apartments Philippi 304-364-2330 ext 305 Mangaged by Mountain Cap
Barbour Baughman Towers Philippi 304-457-5193 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Barbour Laurel View Apartments Belington 304-823-2555
County Property Name City/Town Phone Notes
Pendleton Anderson Hill Apartments Franklin 304-358-7028
County Property Name City/Town Phone Notes
Lewis Weston Manor Apartments Weston 304-269-2706
Lewis Jane Lew Apartments Jane Lew 304-884-8852
Lewis Weston Arbor Apartments Weston 304-269-7344 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Lewis Weston Commons Weston 304-269-7682 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
County Property Name City/Town Phone Notes
Tucker Tucker Manor Parsons 304-478-2368 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Tucker Pineview Apartments Thomas 304-463-4181 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Tucker Village at Davis Davis 304-636-6495 x18 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Tucker Linwood Apartments Davis
County Property Name City/Town Phone Notes
Upshur Valley Green Apartments Buckhannon 304-472-7017
Upshur Buckhannon Manor Buckhannon 304-472-7353 Eldery (62+) OR Disabled (any age)
Upshur Hinkle Drive Apartments Buckhannon 304-472-1305

Housing Authority Contact Information for Bordering Counties

Housing Authority Bordering Counties Served Phone
Greenbrier Housing Authority Pocahontas 304-645-4966
Raleigh County Housing Authority Webster; Braxton 304-255-5164
Jackson County Housing Authority Gilmer 304-372-2343
Parkersburg Housing Authority Doddridge County 304-428-6400
Clarksburg/Harrison Housing Authority Harrison 304-623-3322
Fairmont/Morgantown Housing Authority Taylor; Preston 304-363-0860
Grant County Housing Authority Grant 304-257-4087
Keyser Housing Authority Hardy 304-788-2225

Contact information for Housing Authorities in other Counties or States Available Upon Request or at www.hud.gov