How do I apply for housing assistance in Vermont?

How do I apply for housing assistance in Vermont?

You can find the application portal under the “Programs” tab on the Vermont State Housing Authority website (, or by navigating directly to Renters, click on the yellow “Renters Apply Here” button to start the application process.

What is considered low income in Vermont?

2019 HUD Income Limits

# In Household* 1 2
Extremely Low-Income Limits:(30% of median) $19,250 $22,000
Very Low-Income Limits: (50% median) $32,100 $36,650
Low-Income Limits: (80% Median) $51,350 $58,650

Does Vermont have low income housing?

You can apply for subsidized housing at Vermont Housing Finance Agency’s directory of affordable rental housing , and Champlain Housing Trust’s list of affordable rentals in Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle Counties.

Where can I find affordable housing in Vermont?

To apply for either type of help, visit your local Public Housing Agency (PHA).

  1. PHAs in Vermont.
  2. Links to PHA websites.
  3. Questions? Email or call our Public and Indian Housing Information Resource Center toll-free at (800) 955-2232.

What is Section 8 Housing Vermont?

The Vermont Section 8 (Housing Choice Voucher) program is a rental assistance program that helps low-income residents of the state of Vermont find affordable housing and pay for them.

What is a livable wage in Vermont?

The Vermont Livable Wage is defined in statute as the hourly wage required for a full-time worker to pay for one-half of the basic needs budget for a two-person household with no children and employer-sponsored health insurance, averaged for both urban and rural areas. The 2020 Vermont Livable Wage is $13.39 per hour.

What is the income limit for snap in Vermont?

Household Size

Household Size Maximum Gross Monthly Income (185% of FPL) Maximum Net Monthly Income (100% of FPL)
1 $1,986 $1,074
2 $2,686 $1,452
3 $3,386 $1,830
4 $4,086 $2,209

Does Vermont have Section 8 housing?

There are 10 housing authorities in Vermont which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter’s Guide.