Attention Residents, Participants, Staff, and Community Partners:

The health and safety of our residents, participants, staff, and the community is of high importance to us. In the interest of health and safety, Housing Works will be closed to the public until further notice. For clients needing to drop off changes, please use the drop box located outside our building. You may also fax, mail or email your change to us.

For a contact list of Housing Works employees, please click here.

On April 10th, 2020, HUD issued a list of waivers allowing PHAs additional flexibility during the COVID-19 pandemic. To view the waivers implemented by Housing Works, please click here.

Facts about COVID-19 coronavirus by county and the Oregon Health Authority can be found here:

Deschutes County Crook County Jefferson County State of Oregon


Due to the ongoing pandemic, Housing Works offices’ continue to be closed to the public.


Housing Works offices will be closed on Monday, July 5th for Independence Day.

Phones lines and email communications will resume at 8am on Tuesday July 6, 2021.


Our Mission – “fostering dignity through housing”

Welcome to the Housing Works website.  Here you will find information and resources on all aspects of housing services including rental assistance, apartment communities and home buying programs.  We are the local housing authority for Deschutes, Crook and Jefferson counties. We offer the Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program funded by HUD, affordable housing for rent through our award winning apartment communities, and home ownership opportunities.  In addition, this site will also provide you information on our client services programs that feature asset building, opportunities for kids and family sustainability.

Learn more about Housing Works here.

Our Services

Our Team


For Investors

Housing Works has the largest multifamily housing portfolio in Central Oregon.  Learn more about how we work with private capital to finance affordable housing and provide tax benefits to investors.

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