Whiteside County Housing Authority

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.


About Whiteside Housing Authority

We are located at 401 West 18th Street in Rock Falls, Illinois.  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.

The Whiteside County Housing Authority does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, familial status, ancestry, handicap or marital status.

Masks are required to be worn inside the office.

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  • 815-625-0581
  • 401 West 18th Street
    Rock Falls, IL 61071-2998

Notice of Public Hearing

This shall serve as Public Notice that the Whiteside County Housing Authority is re-opening their Section VIII Housing Choice Voucher waiting list. The wait list will open on Tuesday, May 21 st 2024 at 9 a.m. Applications may be picked up and returned to the Whiteside County Housing Authority main office building, located at 401 West 18th St. Rock Falls, IL.


A valid Driver’s License or State issued I.D. and proof income will be required when the application is turned back in. All applications must be returned in person by the head of household. An application should take about 10 minutes to complete.


The W.C.H.A is an equal opportunity provider.

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