The Georgetown Housing Authority is dedicated to providing safe, decent, and affordable housing opportunities. We want to assist you with housing that suits your needs.

Our mission is to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

In accordance with HUD guidelines, the Georgetown Housing Authority has completed its 5 Year Action Plan/Annual Plan for 2022.

The plans are available for review at the main office of Georgetown Housing Authority, 1 Lincoln St, Georgetown SC during regular business hours Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A draft copy of the plan has been on display for 45 days (since September 16, 2021), there will be a public hearing to receive public comment and suggestions.

The Public Hearing has been scheduled for Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. at the David H. Drayton Community Center located at 1 Lincoln St, Georgetown. The purpose of the hearing is to discuss all aspects of the 2022 5-Year Action Plan/Annual Plan for Georgetown Housing Authority. For further information, contact: Alissa Collington, Interim Executive Director, at (843) 546-9621 ext. 222.

Announcements & Calendar

  • September 17, 2021 – NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
    The Public Hearing has been scheduled for Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. at the David H. Drayton Community Center located at 1 Lincoln St, Georgetown. The purpose of the hearing is to discuss all aspects of the 2022 5-Year Action Plan/Annual Plan for Georgetown Housing Authority. For further information, contact: Alissa Collington, Interim Executive Director, at (843) 546-9621 ext. 222.
  • November 3, 2020 – The Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) is opening the waiting list effective, Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Applications will be taken at the front office on Tuesdays at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This list will remain open until further notice.
  • June 11, 2020 – Applications for public housing will be CLOSED for further notice due to the high volume of applications already received.

September 2021

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  • Rent, Retrorent & Repayment Agreements Due
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  • Late Charges Added (morning)
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  • Board of Commissioners Meeting
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Public Housing

Public housing was established to provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities.

Public housing comes in all sizes and types, from scattered single family houses to highrise apartments for elderly families.

Learn More & How to apply

Housing Choice Voucher

The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program, formerly known as Section 8, is rental assistance in the private market.

This program is governed by a waiting list and preference. Applicants must apply and qualify to receive services.

Learn More & How to apply

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