Address: 401 West 18th Street, Rock Falls, IL 61071
Phone: (815) 625-0581
Fax: (815) 626-9704
Web Site URL: www.wcopha.org
Contact: Lynn Deter, Excutive Director
The mission of the Whiteside County Housing Authority is to provide and maintain safe affordable housing for low and middle-income families, in a cost effective manner, without discrimination. The Whiteside County Housing Authority will establish partnerships with other organizations to provide supportive services and housing opportunities, in an efficient creative manner; for the residents we serve..
The housing authority has the public housing, section 8 vouchers, new construction and tax credits. Each program has its own individual guidelines, which are constantly changing. Each housing project provides different services per the needs of the tenants. The family project is involved with the "Feed the Children" summer food program. With the elderly projects, the tenants have access to library books, a laundromat, outdoor grilling, gardening, and social activities. Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. On Thursday we are open from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. On Thursday the office is closed for walk-in business from 8 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., but phone calls are responded to.