Gainesville Housing Authority will function as a performance-driven, customer-focused sustainable business; advocating for, preserving and developing quality affordable housing and self-sufficiency opportunities.


Gainesville Housing Authority will be the leader in developing affordable housing to ensure that all Gainesville residents have access to high quality housing, providing a foundation for improving their quality of life and achieving self-sufficiency.

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Students: Apply for a $2,500 Scholarship

HAI Group $2,500 Scholarship for College

The resident scholarship program sponsored by Housing Authority Insurance, Inc. provides residents of public housing and Section 8 with scholarships to help them attend college.

Students who attend college or plan to attend college may apply for a chance to win one of 50 scholarships worth $2,500 each. View eligibility rules and apply by visiting here.

Celebrating Fatherhood 2015

Celebrating Fatherhood 2015

Our annual Celebrating Fatherhood event is on June 6. Submit your nominations for Father of the Year now!

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Report Fraud or Criminal Activity

Gainesville Housing Authority (GHA) is dedicated to investigating allegations of suspected fraud by GHA Public Housing clients, Housing Choice Voucher participants, and landlords receiving federal funds through Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) contracts with the GHA.

About the Job Training & Entrepreneurial Program

Contact Us

Gainesville Housing Authority’s main office is located at:

1900 SE 4th Street
Gainesville, Florida 32641

Main Phone Number: (352) 872-5500
Fax Number: (352) 872-5501
TDD Number: (352) 872-5503

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Note: Closed for lunch from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.