Open! [1] New Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waitlist Now Accepting Your Applications


The McHenry County Housing Authority is serving McHenry County in the State of Illinois and you can APPLY for the McHenry County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list ONLINE!

Waitlist OPEN Times

The McHenry County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list opened on February 6, 2018 at 8:30 am, and will be OPEN until February 13, 2018 at 5:00 pm CST.

Application Information

You can access the online application page here if you’re interested in applying.



This Section 8 waiting list is not accepting paper applications and only online enrollment is available. If you don’t have internet access at home, you can use a computer at any public library in your city and submit an application from there.

2,000 applicants will be selected to be placed on this Section 8 waiting list via random lottery selection, after sorting preferences (Live and/or work in McHenry County)

If you need help in completing the application because of a disability or age, please visit this link and make a request for a reasonable accommodation.

REMINDER: Please don’t submit more than 1 waitlist application per applicant – submitting multiple waiting list applications will NOT increase your chances of getting on the waitlist and might get you disqualified from being placed on the waitlist.

If you need any additional information, or have any other questions, please read the Public Notice posted by the McHenry County Housing Authority, visit the Housing Authority’s website, or give them a call at the number provided below.



McHenry County Housing Authority Contact Info

McHenry County Housing Authority

1108 N Seminary Avenue

Woodstock, IL

Tel: (815) 338-7752