**Press Release **
The Housing Authority of the City of Orlando, Florida (OHA) will accept pre-applications on-line for the Sanford/Seminole County Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program Waiting List. These Section 8 vouchers will provide housing assistance in Sanford/Seminole County, Florida. Beginning Monday, May 5, 2014 at 12:00 mid-night and ending Friday, May 9, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. interested persons may submit a pre-application on-line at the Orlando Housing Authority’s website www.orl-oha.org.
All pre-applications must be submitted on-line. Computers will be available for interested persons to apply Monday, May 5, 2014 -Friday, May 9, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon at the Sanford Housing Authority Administration Office, 94 Castle Brewer Court, Sanford, FL 32771. The Orlando/Sanford Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list will close Friday, May 9, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.
All pre-applications will be assigned the same date and time, and will be ranked randomly (within each preference category). Pre-applications will be given a date and time ranking within preference categories with computer generated numbers.
The housing choice voucher program is the federal government's major program for assisting very low-income families, and/or households that are the elderly, disabled afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. Housing assistance is provided on behalf of the family or individual, participants are able to find their own housing.
If you have specials needs to submit the pre-application, please call 407-894-1500, extension 5300. For more information, please visit our website at www.orl-oha.org. TDD # 407-894-9891 and Relay #711.