Section 8

Bedford Housing Authority offers section 8 rental assistance for the Bedford area up to five miles from the city limit.

Participants rent from a landlord that they locate on their own and must be the bedroom size of their voucher.

  • Rental Assistance is based on 30% of adjusted income and utilities must be put in the tenant’s name.
  • The tenant must also be able to pay the deposit.
  • Units must meet HUD Housing Quality Standards.
  • Each unity is inspected to go on the program and then is inspected annually.

For information about Section 8 and Housing Choice Vouchers, please contact:

Susan BackhermsSection 8 Coordinator812-279-2356 extension 12