Do you Need Affordable Housing?


The Clarion County Housing Authority manages the Section 8 Program for Clarion and Forest Counties and owns and manages five housing developments that consist of a total of 178 apartments for low and very low income residents.

Waiting Lists


All waiting lists are currently OPEN including the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

The Clarion County Housing Authority maintains a waiting list for each program and development. Applicants who live or work in Clarion or Forest Counties have a preference on our waiting lists.  You may complete an application by clicking here or for more information you may contact our office

Our Mission

Our mission at Clarion County Housing Authority is to help improve the quality of life for the low, very low and extremely low income clients. To provide an affordable, safe sanitary home and a suitable living environment to elderly persons and families and those with special needs consistent with local, State and Federal Statutes. Clarion County Housing Authority pledges to recognize our residents as the ultimate customer, to provide and promote the widest range of housing choices available throughout Clarion and Forest Counties and to administer and manage our programs in the most effective and efficient manner possible by maintaining high quality standards while extending respect, courtesy and consideration to our clients all times by operating in an efficient, ethical and professional manner The Clarion County Housing Authority will continue to endeavor to go beyond bricks and mortar by providing more than simply a place to live. We shall encourage and strive to achieve self-sufficiency and homeownership and to create caring communities that foster a sense of pride.