Home Forward offices will open at 10 on Wednesday, January 18th.

Contact Us

In Person or by U.S. Mail

At our main office, individuals may obtain information about our different types of apartments and Section 8 rent assistance vouchers. The Rent Assistance staff also meets with Section 8 clients at this office.

135 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Service Hours for Rent Assistance:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Please note that the Rent Assistance department is closed for direct client service on Fridays.

Service Location for Public Housing:

Our team responsible for public housing is located at our Hollywood East offices at 1605 NE 45th Ave, Portland, OR 97213.  Their office hours are Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

By Telephone

Main: (503) 802-8300

TTY: (503) 802-8554 (TTY)

Public Housing Hotline recording: (503) 280-3760

Section 8: (503) 802-8333

  • Option 3: Waiting List Information System
  • Option 4: Participant Case Managers
  • Option 5: Inspections and Landlord Services Team

Section 8 Program Abuse Investigation Hotline: (503) 802-8571

By E-mail