How to Apply for Housing

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The Housing Authority of the City of Shreveport (HACS) will accept Public Housing applications for three (3) bedroom units beginning at 8:00 a.m., CDT, Wednesday, October 26, 2016 and closing at 5:00 p.m., CDT, Monday, October 31, 2016.

Applications from families who have a minimum of 5 household members will be accepted and added to the three (3) bedroom waiting list. Others will be denied placement on the waiting list. Online applications can be submitted at No paper applications will be available.

Assistance to complete the application process, due to a documented disability (i.e., Social Security Disability award letter), can be provided at 2500 Line Avenue, Shreveport, Louisiana 71104 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Monday, October 26 – October 31, 2016. Staff assistance will only be provided to those applicants with a documented disability.

Applications will be ranked by the HACS based on the date and time the electronic information is entered and a confirmation number is received by the applicant.

Applicants will need the following items in order to complete the application:

* A valid email address

* Names, social security numbers, and date of birth for all household members included on the application

* A valid mailing address at the time of application

* Total household income

* Pen and paper to write down confirmation number


Applicants are responsible for keeping their address updated in the Applicant Portal. The Applicant Portal can be accessed at The Applicant Portal can only be accessed by applicants who have submitted an application. HACS is not responsible for undeliverable mail.