Rockland County Department of Social Services

50 Sanatorium Rd, Pomona, NY, 10970
(845)364-3032



Section 8 Voucher Wait List   Open
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  • Ending: Oct 29, 2018
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The Rockland County Department of Social Services (RCDSS) waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program will be open 6:00 a.m., October 29, 2018 through 8:00 p.m., Novemb
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About Rockland County Department of Social Services

The Rockland County Department of Social Services (DSS) offers a wide range of eligibility programs and services to families and individuals to assist them in meeting their basic needs for food, shelter and medical care.

We also offer a broad range of support services, including services to strengthen family life, prevent family disruption, promote individual functioning and keep families together; temporary placement in foster homes, group homes or institutions; and services to help the elderly or disabled remain in their own home.


Program Summary for Rockland County Department of Social Services

Rockland County Department of Social Services is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Rockland County Department of Social Services manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Rockland County Department of Social Services administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Rockland County Department of Social Services currently has as its program type. Rockland County Department of Social Services is located at 50 Sanatorium Rd, Pomona, NY, 10970 and serves the city of Pomona. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Rockland County Department of Social Services at, (845)364-3032 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


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Waiting list for the Rockland County Department of Social Services is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Rockland County, NY

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Rockland County, NY:

Median Income
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Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $31,750
  • $36,250
  • $40,800
  • $45,300
  • $48,950
  • $52,550
  • $56,200
  • $59,800
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $19,050
  • $21,800
  • $24,500
  • $27,200
  • $29,400
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $50,750
  • $58,000
  • $65,250
  • $72,500
  • $78,300
  • $84,100
  • $89,900
  • $95,700

2017 Fair Market Rents for Rockland County, NY

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Rockland County, NY:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$1352 $1419 $1637 $2102 $2267



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
New Square Pha, Village of New Square Pha, Village of New Square NY 670 N/A Open 1.45 Miles Contact
Village of Spring Valley Housing Authority Village of Spring Valley Housing Authority Spring Valley NY 815 N/A Open 2.57 Miles Contact
Spring Valley HA Spring Valley HA Spring Valley NY N/A N/A Open 2.86 Miles Contact
Kaser, Village of Kaser, Village of Monsey NY 92 N/A Open 3.46 Miles Contact
Town of of Ramapo Housing Authority Town of of Ramapo Housing Authority Suffern NY 642 200 Open 5.14 Miles Contact
Nyack Housing Authority Nyack Housing Authority Nyack NY 236 N/A Open 7.15 Miles Contact

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Rockland County Department of Social Services Program Type:
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Rockland County Quick Facts

Population: 323,866
Persons Per Household: 3.13
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 32.6%
Homeownership Rate: 69.9%
Housing Units: 104,138
Yearly Income Per Person: $34,591
Median Household Income: $84,951