Limited Mainstream Voucher Waiting List Opening

The Housing Authority of Thurston County (HATC) announces a limited wait list opening for Mainstream Housing Choice Vouchers only.  HATC will begin accepting pre-applications on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 8:30 a.m. until Friday, May 10, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. PST.  This opening is only for individuals and families who have a family member who:

  • Is non-elderly (between ages 18-61)
  • Has a verifiable disability, AND
  • Is either a current resident in an eligible institution or congregate setting primarily for persons with disabilities, at risk of institutionalization, homeless, or at risk of homelessness.

Applications packets can be submitted in person, by mail, or by email.

Housing Authority of Thurston County
1206 12th Avenue SE
Olympia, WA  98501

Completed applications can be emailed to: application@hatc.org

If you are mailing your application packet, it must be posted marked no later than May 10, 2019.  If you are emailing your application, it must be received by no later than May 10, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. PST.

Full program eligibility requirements are listed on the Public Notice.  Qualified applicant individuals and families may download the full application packet, and Mainstream Frequently Asked Questions.

Verification of your age, disability, and current residence in an eligible institution or congregate setting primarily for persons with disabilities, or risk of institutionalization, or homelessness, or risk of homelessness will be required as part of the application package.

Only one application per household will be accepted.  There is no advantage to being the first to apply.  All applications received will be receipted as received on Friday, May 10, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. PST.  Applications will be entered into a lottery, and a drawing will be held to determine the random ranking of the applications on the waiting list.  Only applications ranked  1-125 through the lottery process will be placed on the Mainstream Voucher Program waiting list.

Click on the links below to download the application documents.

Public Notice – Mainstream Waiting List
Mainstream Application
Mainstream FAQ