The Chicago Housing Authority

Resources for Applicants and Voucher Holders

Resource Centers

The main CHA HCV Program resource center is located at the Central Office and carries information and materials that benefit Applicants, Voucher Holders, Participants and Property Owners. The resource center provides a wide range of information at a convenient and centralized location.

Smaller resource center areas are also located at each of the HCV Program Regional Offices and provide Internet access, an archive of local property listings as well as brochures and pamphlets about educational, financial and counseling services.

Additional information in the resource centers cover topics such as the following:

  • Business development
  • Childcare
  • College scholarships, grants and financial aid programs
  • Job training programs
  • Job fairs and workshops
  • Neighborhood profiles
  • Report Cards on school systems
  • Services for individuals with disabilities

Each resource center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. No appointment is necessary.

Participant Reference Guide

Going Places Newsletter


Forms and Downloads


HCV Program Educational Series

Participant Moving Guide
Guía de Mudanza del Participante
Moving 101 Workshop Video

Related Websites

HUD Lead Education
Illinois Department of Public Health
Lead-Based Paint Information from the Illinois Department of Public Health