Welcome Home Helena!
Helena Housing Authority (HHA) now has 24/7 online housing & application portals!
These portals will help you save time and manage your new rental or housing application effortlessly, from anywhere. All you need is a valid email address to create an account!
Applying for Housing And/Or Housing Assistance?
Use your email address to create an account, access the portal, and apply for housing in our Public Housing, Local Housing Choice Voucher, Project-Based Voucher, and Affordable Rental programs! You must first create an account to apply for our waitlists. You can then use your account to check your status on our waitlists!
Please click here for an introductory instructional RENTCafe document for housing program applicants.
Please click on the program/property you are interested in below to be redirected to the appropriate housing portal:
If you are interested in the State Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, please click here to be redirected to the online application and waitlist portal.
Current HHA Resident or Housing Program Participant Account Setup
With an account, current residents can keep track of their program information, including rent payments and lease renewals! You can also create and track maintenance requests!
Please click here for an introductory instructional RENTCafe document for current HHA residents and voucher program participants.
Please click here for instructions on how to report a change of income through the RENTCafe portal.
Please click here for instructions on how to do your annual recertification through the RENTCafe portal.
Are you a HCV Landlord?
HHA also has a portal available to Landlords who participate in our Housing Choice Voucher programs, so that they may also keep track of program information! If you are a Landlord, please click here to be redirected to our HCV Landlord Portals page.
Due to efforts to control the COVID-19 outbreak and protect everyone’s health, the Helena Housing Authority (HHA) office is closed to the public. HHA staff will continue to work and be available by phone, email, and mail.
HHA’s phone number is (406) 442-7970.
For HHA staff direct contact information, please click here.
Rent & Document Drop-Off
You may mail or drop off documents at our offices at 812 Abbey or send by email. HHA has a rent and document deposit box along the sidewalk across from our offices at 812 Abbey St. Helena, MT 59601 and also has a rent mail slot next to the office front door. You may safely and securely drop off rent payments or necessary documents there if it is convenient for you. Please make sure to put your rent or documents in an envelope addressed to the attention of your housing program staff person, clearly identified with your name and address.
Please call-in or email maintenance work orders. Please keep a distance of at least 6 feet away if maintenance staff comes to your unit.
If anyone is sick in your household, please notify HHA when placing a work order.
We are sorry for any inconvenience and we appreciate your cooperation to protect the health and safety of our staff and all those we serve in the Helena community.