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Transforming Lives

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October 21, 2019 12:01 AM to November 30, 2019 11:59 PM

Annual Plan

JCHA is in the process of developing its 2020 Agency Plan. To review a draft and submit comments, click here.

Holland Gardens

 For Information on the Future of Holland Gardens and Holland Gardens Resident Relocation please click here. 

Jersey City Head Start Program

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 The Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) was formed in 1938 to provide decent, affordable housing for low-income families, seniors, and persons with disabilities. JCHA is New Jersey’s second largest public housing authority, serving over 18,000 residents. We are responsible for the administration of approximately 7,100 housing units in every ward of Jersey City, including approximately 2,500 public housing units and over 4,600 Housing Choice Vouchers. 

Public Housing


Community Information

HCVP (Formerly Section 8)


Housing Choice Voucher Program overview.

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 We provide affordable housing for low-income families, seniors, and the disabled. We offer residents the programs they need to be self-sufficient. 


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