Affordable Housing for Athens-Clarke County, Georgia

Section 8 Housing Assistance

Although many housing authorities manage the Section 8 Program in their communities, the Athens Housing Authority does not. Any questions regarding the availability of Section 8 Housing, Section 8 Vouchers, or participating in the program as a landlord must be directed to:

Georgia Department of Community Affairs

1854 Shackleford Ct.

Suite 400

Norcross GA  30093

Tel: 770-806-5050

Fax: 770-806-5066

1-888-318-0354 (out of area callers)


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