Housing

Urgent Need Rental Assistance Program

Assistance may pay up to three months rent. Contact JCC Housing to learn more about the requirements of this program and find out if you qualify.

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Eviction Prevention Program

Because many health problems can be connected to housing, especially during the current pandemic, the Williamsburg Health Foundation has provided funding to assist JCC residents who are unable to pay rent.

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Online Workshops

JCC Housing hosts monthly workshops on a variety of topics related to financial health and housing. Take a look at our Educational Programs page to learn more about coming classes.

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Glass Door with James City County logo and 5320 Palmer Lane

The Housing Office is Open by Appointment

The lobby of the Housing Office is available to submit and pick-up paperwork or to discuss your needs with Housing staff. Those exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 or recently exposed to a sick person will not be allowed into the building.

Paperwork may be submitted to the Housing Office by mail, email, fax or left in the drop box on the front of the building. Most appointments can be made by phone or video conference.

If you need immediate housing assistance please call 757-259-5340.

Home-Maintenance-Workshop1-20-2022Home Maintenance Workshop

January 20, 2022 – 6-7:30 p.m.

James City County Office of Housing is offering a home maintenance workshop for residents to learn how to plan, maintain, and make repairs to increase the life and efficiency of their home. It will be hosted by Mike Padgett. This workshop is mandatory for CDBG grant participants.

Please join us via Zoom for a virtual workshop on Thursday, Jan. 20 at 6 p.m. 
Register here.

Money-Smart-Workshop1-27-2022Smart Money Workshop

January 27, 2022 11 a.m. – Noon 

James City County Office of Housing, in partnership with Frances Falcon from Literacy for Life is hosting a financial literary workshop. This virtual workshop will cover how to help you put together information about income and expenses to develop a spending and savings plan. The workshop will also discuss understanding and filing your taxes. 

Please join us via Zoom for a virtual workshop on Thursday, Jan. 27 at 11 a.m. 
Register here.

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About the Housing Office

The Housing Unit is charged with addressing affordable housing needs and works closely with federal, state, other local agencies, community organizations and the private sector to offer a wide range of housing assistance services to low- and moderate-income County residents.