Notice to All Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program Participants of YHA's Intent to Participate in the Moving to Work (MTW) Demonstration Program. MTW plan will be available for review during the public comment period of September 1st - 30th.

Residents

Residents

As a Yakima Housing Authority (YHA) resident you may occasionally have questions regarding your rental.  

Rent Due Dates
Rents are due on the first of every month.  Checks may be mailed to:

Yakima Housing Authority
P.O. Box 1447
Yakima, WA 98907

 

Please note a fee may be charged for checks dropped off at the YHA office.

***Filling Out PDF Forms***

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COVID-19 Changes of Income
Because rents for YHA residents are based on household income you are required to report any changes in income within 10-days so any changes to your monthly rent may be calculated.  Below is a simplified form for reporting changes while we observe social distancing.

CHANGE OF INCOME - ENGLISH

CHANGE OF INCOME - SPANISH

Changes in Household Income
Because rents for YHA residents are based on household income you are required to report any changes in income within 10-days so any changes to your monthly rent may be calculated.  Failure to do so may result in eviction.

CHANGE OF INCOME OR HOUSEHOLD CONDITIONS - ENGLISH

CHANGE OF INCOME OR HOUSEHOLD CONDITIONS - SPANISH

Adding or Removing Someone From Your Household
If you need to add or remove someone from your household please contact YHA.

Smoking Policy

Smoking policies at YHA properties differ, please contact your case manager for more information.  Residents in the Section 8 program should contact their landlord.

20-Day Notice to Vacate
All YHA tenants mush provide a 20-Day Notice to Vacate prior to move. Section 8/Project-Based Section 8 tenants must provide their notice to move between the 1st and 10th of the month.

20-Day Notice to Vacate

Fire & Safety Regulations and Housekeeping Standards
Pamphlet with 12 safety regulations and 9 housekeeping guidelines for all YHA tenants to follow.

Fire & Safety Regulations and Housekeeping Standards

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If you have a suggestion, please contact YHA.

Additional Needs

If you are in need of service beyond housing there are a variety of community service agencies in Yakima County who may be able to assist you.  Please click here for a list of partner agencies and links to their websites.

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