Waiting List

Is emergency housing available?

CHA does not have emergency housing.  Waiting lists are strictly based on first-come-first-served and two waiting list preferences.  For information about emergency housing options, contact United Way 211 by calling 2-1-1 or (812) 376-6666.  For information about Brighter Days homeless shelter, you may call (812) 344-4512.


What are the requirements to apply for housing assistance?

Anyone can apply for waiting lists as long as they are open for applications.  CHA has two local waiting list preferences.  When we pull from waiting lists, the first applications pulled (based on date/time of submission) are those where the head of household, spouse, or co-head is living, working, or attending school in Bartholomew County [...]