Rental Assistance

Our Goal

The goal of the Rockbridge Area Rental Assistance Office is to provide safe, sanitary, and affordable rental housing for low income citizens in the Rockbridge County area through the administration of the Housing Choice Voucher Program in accordance with applicable regulations, schedules, and criteria as established by HUD and Virginia Housing.

The Rockbridge Area Rental Assistance Office and Virginia Housing will open the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List on Thursday, October 6, 2022, to take applications. The program will take applications online only.

Applicants will be able to apply beginning at 9 am until 5 pm. The website to apply is

Applicants will receive a confirmation number once their application is submitted indicating the application was received but this does not guarantee placement on the waiting list. You can check to see if your application was chosen in the lottery starting at 12 pm on October 7, 2022, by going to: