The Wait List for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV) in Ulster County is accepting applications Monday, October 31 through Wednesday, December 14, 2016. There is no rush to return applications; all receive equal chance at being selected by lottery after December 14. You may download a HCV application here IN ENGLISH and IN SPANISH (la Aplicación en Español ). No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. All applications must be mailed or hand-delivered to RUPCO, 289 Fair Street, Kingston, NY 12401 no later than the deadline: December 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
If your family income falls at, or below, those totals outlined in the red box, you may be eligible for Housing Choice Voucher Program. The HCV Program provides rental assistance for families with modest incomes to enable them to choose and lease affordable, privately owned rental housing. RUPCO currently administers 1697 vouchers in Ulster County on behalf of NYS Homes & Community Renewal.
If you need help filling out the application or have questions, attend one of the following FREE Application Support Days at The Kirkland, 2 Main Street, Kingston, NY 12401:
Applications are entered into a lottery; 1000 applications are randomly selected and added to the Wait List. Applicants will receive a notification letter indicating their status (either accepted to the Wait List or not) by January 31, 2017. Veterans and their families are encouraged to apply. Please note: It may take a year or more to receive a Housing Choice Voucher Program voucher.
All applications must be mailed or hand-delivered to RUPCO, 289 Fair Street, Kingston, NY 12401 no later than Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.