The Housing Choice Voucher program provides rental assistance to very low-income persons. Tennessee Housing Development Agency administers the program in many counties. Pre-applications are being accepted on 12/03/2018 from 6:00 a.m. to 12/03/2018 at 11:59 p.m. for the Housing Choice Voucher program in JACKSON County and FENTRESS County.  All applicants must be income-eligible to qualify.

 Please note that our pre-application process has changed.

Pre-applications are taken online with any computer with internet access through  Click on the link to the Rental Assistance Housing Choice Voucher page and follow the directions. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation, please call the Cookeville field office at (931) 520-0608. A TDD line is available for the hearing impaired at (615) 532-2894.

 All pre-applications must be submitted on the THDA website. No pre-applications are to be given out, received in person, or by mail.