How to Apply for Housing

You may submit an application for up to a four bedroom housing unit using one of the following methods:

  1. Using the following link, complete an online application and submit to us the executed Required Application Documents which are listed and/or available to download below by either electronic submission to or delivering to our office in person or by U.S. mail.
  2. Download the application and supporting forms below. Complete all areas of the documents and then return to our office by mail or in person; or
  3. Visit our Central Office to obtain an application packet and return it when completed; or
  4. Visit our Central Office and complete the application packet in our office.

If assistance is needed in completing or understanding the application process or documents, please visit our office or call to speak with a Property Manager who can assist you.

Our documents are uploaded in PDF format.  If you cannot view these documents, please download Adobe Reader.

Important:  When submitting an application for housing, the applicant MUST submit ALL of the following forms or the application will not be processed.

Housing Application Form 101

Authorization to Release Information Form 104

Background Investigation Consent Form 111

Criminal History/Sex Offender Affidavit Form 113

Income Verification Form 116

Declaration of Section 214 Status-  Form 142

HUD Form 9886

Notice of Section 214 Requirements

Copy of the Social Security Card and Birth Certificate for all household members

Proof of Income for 2 months or an eight week period for all household members

How to Apply for the Congregate Housing Services Program

at Willow Valley Apartments

In addition to the forms above for housing, additional forms are needed to participate in the services.  The services are ONLY provided to the residents of Willow Valley and ALL residents of Willow Valley must participate in the program.

Application for Participation

Application for Subsidy


Housing Authority of the City of Cumberland - 635 E. First Street, Cumberland MD, 21502