The Housing Authority of Elgin is the affordable housing provider in the city of Elgin and Kane county villages and municipalities. We provide an affordable housing rental program through our Low Income Housing Tax Credit properties and through a Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program. HAE also administers a Family Self Sufficiency (FSS) program to our clients.

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As you all know, we are in a State and National Emergency concerning the Coronavirus Pandemic.
"Due to the rise in Covid-19 cases, effective November, 5th 2020 the Housing Authority of Elgin will be shutting down the office until further notice."
Efforts to minimize the spread of the virus have been introduced.
We will not facilitate any face-to-face contact with any outside parties until further notice.
All inspections have been cancelled until further notice. For inspections involving emergency or life threatening conditions please contact the HUD Field Office at (800) 955-2232.
HAE is committed to providing an optimal level of customer service while also being mindful of your personal health and safety as well as the wellbeing of your families and loved ones.