Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program
San Antonio Community Resource Directory
COVID-19 Notice: To protect our employees, our participants, and continue services the Housing Authority of Bexar County (HABC) has made the following operational changes: • Closure of the HABC Lobby • No in-person meetings • Residents will hear from their assigned case worker by appointment using phone or email • Property managers are taking extra care with our elderly population checking daily to assure they have sufficient supplies and that any health-related needs are being addressed Questions from participants can be directed to their assigned caseworker or anyone can call the main number at 210-225-0071. For updates, phone our hotline (210-231-2043) or visit our website at www.habctx.org/about.us/coronavirus.
The HCV program (also known as Section 8) is the government’s primary program to assist income-eligible households with the opportunity to afford decent, safe and sanitary housing. The Housing Authority of Bexar County (HABC) is the public housing agency that administers the Housing Choice Voucher program in Bexar County, and adherence to HUD regulations.
Eligibility is determined based on the total annual income and family size of the household. Annual income cannot exceed 50% of the area median income for Bexar County. Family assets are also taken into consideration when determining eligibility.
Mon-Fri, 8:00am-5:00pm
(210) 225-0071