The North Chicago Housing Authority will be unable to open its waitlist as previously announced for the Housing Choice Voucher Program; a federal program overseen by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development providing tenant-based assistance to low-income families. The waitlist will NOT be open at this time.

For more information, please contact the

North Chicago Housing Authority

1440 Jackson Street, North Chicago, Illinois.

Ph. (847) 785-4300 Fax: (847) 689-4489

Equal Housing Opportunity

Housing assistance for North Chicago families High quality units in prime locations At NCHA it's not just a place to live it’s your home Industry leading housing in practice Growing the community one family at a time Housing assistance for North Chicago families

Welcome to the North Chicago Housing Authority

Established in 1976, the North Chicago Housing Authority strives to be on the cutting edge for small housing authorities nationwide. We are committed to assisting low and moderate-income families with affordable housing opportunities in vibrant neighborhoods as they pursue self-sufficiency and improve the quality of their lives.

Our Public Housing program currently manages two low-income mid-rise buildings that consist of 150 apartments for income eligible families.

Our Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program administers 471 vouchers in partnership with the Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Family Unification Program (FUP), and the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program.

If the information you need is not on this website, please contact us at (847) 785-4300. We consider it an honor and a privilege to serve you.

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Nina Chalmers

Executive Director