Union County Section 8 (New Jersey)


Union County Housing Authorities manage the federal Section 8 program offered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. A Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families, including rental housing, rental assistance programs, and Union County Section 8 housing choice vouchers in Union County, New Jersey. The housing vouchers can be used to pay for single-family homes, townhouses, and apartments, and Union County Housing Authorities can help determine eligibility for services, complete a Section 8 application, and they may distribute Section 8 benefits. Housing Authorities provide information on Union County low-income housing, including Section 8, on their website.

Elizabeth Housing Authority Elizabeth NJ 250 Second Street 07206 908-354-5320

Elizabeth Housing Authority Elizabeth NJ 688 Maple Avenue 07202 908-965-2400

Linden Housing Authority Linden NJ 1601 Dill Avenue, Ste 1 07036 908-298-3820

Plainfield Housing Authority Plainfield NJ 540 West 2nd Street 07060 908-222-1808

Rahway Housing Authority Rahway NJ 498 Capobianco Plaza 07065 732-381-1167

Summit Housing Authority Summit NJ 512 Springfield Avenue 07901 908-273-6413


Union County Town and City Halls provide a range of municipal services for their residents, including low-income housing assistance. In some areas, the Town or City Hall distributes Union County Section 8 housing choice vouchers offered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Town and City Halls provide information on qualifying for Section 8 support, accessing Section 8 benefits, and paying for single-family homes or apartments with Section 8 vouchers in Union County, New Jersey. They may also provide other rental assistance programs for qualifying Union County individuals and families. Town and City Halls provide Section 8 information on their websites.

Clark Township Town Hall Clark NJ 430 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-388-3600

Elizabeth City Hall Elizabeth NJ 250 Broadway 07206 908-820-2847

Elizabeth City Hall Elizabeth NJ 50 Winfield Scott Plaza 07201 908-820-4000

Linden City Hall Linden NJ 301 Wood Avenue, Ste 1 07036 908-474-8413

Plainfield City Hall Plainfield NJ 515 Watchung Avenue 07060 908-753-3000

Rahway City Hall Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-827-2000

Union Township Town Hall Union NJ 1976 Morris Avenue 07083 908-851-8500

Winfield Town Hall Winfield NJ 12 Gulfstream Avenue 07036 908-925-4369


Union County Veterans Affairs Departments provide services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. Local branches of the VA provide Union County housing assistance to veterans who meet eligibility requirements, including Section 8 benefits offered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Veterans can access Union County Section 8 benefits, apply for Section 8, or apply for other housing assistance programs through the VA in Union County, New Jersey. Section 8 housing choice vouchers can pay for homes, townhouses, and apartments. Veterans can learn more about their housing service options, including Section 8, through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.

Kenilworth Veterans Center Kenilworth NJ 33 South 21st Street 07033 908-276-9769

New Jersey Department Of Military & Veterans Affairs Elizabeth NJ 1196 Chestnut Street 07208 908-820-3133

Polish Legion Of American Veterans Elizabeth NJ 648 Franklin Street 07206 908-351-9853

Polish Legion of American Vets Linden NJ 800 Allen Street 07036 908-587-1200

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Elizabeth Clinic Elizabeth NJ 654 East Jersey Street 07206 908-994-0120

Union County Veterans Affairs Elizabeth NJ 10 Elizabethtown Plaza 07202 908-659-7407

Veterans of Foreign Wars Clark NJ 6 Broadway 07066 732-396-0810

Veterans of Foreign Wars Berkeley Heights NJ 15 Locust Avenue 07922 908-464-9893

Veterans of Foreign Wars New Providence NJ 17 West 3rd Street 07974 908-464-7021

Veterans of Foreign Wars Union NJ 2012 High Street 07083 908-687-2775

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1397 Linden NJ 20 Pennsylvania Railroad Avenue 07036 908-862-7191

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 335 Cranford NJ 479 South Avenue East 07016 908-276-9730

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 681 Rahway NJ 1491 Campbell Street 07065 732-574-8425

Vietnam Veterans Of America Roselle NJ 559 West 9th Avenue 07203 908-298-1588


Union County Departments of Aging provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including Union County low-income housing assistance such as Section 8. The federal Department of Housing and Urban Development provides Section 8 housing choice vouchers to help the elderly afford safe housing in Union County, New Jersey. The local Department of Aging provides information on qualifying for Section 8 benefits, helps determine an individual's eligibility requirements and restrictions, and may distribute Section 8 benefits in Union County. Seniors can receive housing vouchers, income-controlled rent, and rental assistance through the Department of Aging, which provides information about its services online.

Union County Department of Aging Elizabeth NJ 10 Elizabethtown Plaza, # 4 07202 908-527-4800


Union County Social Services Departments provide a range of support services, including housing assistance and housing choice vouchers, also known as Section 8. Local Social Services offices connect residents with federal programs, such as Section 8 benefits for low-income families and individuals, which are provided through the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Union County, New Jersey. They can help individuals apply for Union County Section 8 benefits, determine eligibility for housing assistance, and distribute Section 8 vouchers. Social Services may also accept applications for low-income housing assistance, and they provide information about these services on their website.

Union County Social Service Department Plainfield NJ 200 West 2nd Street, Fl 2 07060 908-791-7000

Union County Social Service Department Elizabeth NJ 342 Westminster Avenue 07208 908-965-2700