FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How can I apply for a Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8)?
The Longmont Housing Authority has not yet scheduled its next opening for Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8). Please continue to check our website, or email lhainfo@longmontcolorado.gov for opening date information.

What are the eligibility guidelines for Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8)?
Applicants must meet citizenship or eligible immigration requirements, and household members 18 years of age or older must have a background free of recent violent or drug-related criminal activity. Household members may not owe money to another housing authority. 


Where can I find someone who will let me use my voucher to rent a place to live?
Please check our Affordable Resource List

Where can I go for Emergency Housing?

LONGMONT

Our Center: 220 Collyer Street, Longmont CO 80501

Phone: 303-772-5529

 

Atwood Emergency Shelter: 811 Atwood Street, Longmont CO 80501

Phone: 303-651-2388

 

HOPE for Longmont (Street outreach only): 804 S. Lincoln Street, Longmont CO 80501

Phone: 303-210-7217

BOULDER

Boulder Emergency Shelter (Adults Only- Opens at 5:00p.m.): 4869 N. Broadway Street, Boulder CO 80304

Phone: 303-442-4646

Emergency Family Assistance (Families Only): 900 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder CO 80302

Phone: 303-442-3042 

 

In addition, area police departments may assist with night and weekend emergency housing requests for families with children. Longmont Police Department: 303-651-8501 or

Boulder Police Department: 303-441-3300

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