Department of Housing Opportunities:

Important: Public Housing applications will be taken from 8:00am to 11:00am (4 and 5 bedrooms only) every Thursday beginning on June 30th until further notice. 

Please Print the following application and fill in as much of it as you can prior to applying in person: Application Form

Applicants must bring the following information for all household members:

  • Valid picture identification card
  • Social Security card


The Housing Authority of the City of Charleston does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, or national origin.


Other Forms:

Change of Address


For more information CONTACT:

Note from the Director

We provide decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for low to moderate income families.
We also promote fair housing and the opportunity for low to moderate income families of all races, ethnicities, national origins, religions, and all types of disabilities to participate in our programs to encourage self-sufficiency.

Selina L. Brown
Director of Housing Opportunities
The Housing Authority of the City of Charleston