As a Yakima Housing Authority (YHA) resident you may occasionally have questions regarding your rental.  

Rent Due Dates
Rents are due on the first of every month.  Checks may be mailed to:

Yakima Housing Authority
P.O. Box 1447
Yakima, WA 98907

Please note a fee may be charged for checks dropped off at the YHA office.

Online Rent Payment

YHA clients may now pay their rent online via the Rent Payment portal. Clients can access Rent Payment from anywhere, anytime to pay their rent on time.

Rent Payment


Online Client Portal

Assistance Connect portal provides access to a client service area.

This site is designed to allow you to work with us on-line for your convenience. Commonly requested tasks can be accomplished and information can be obtained by using this secure site. Users must sign in to make requests or view personal information.

Assistance Connect


Filling Out PDF Forms:

Mobile Device: Please note, in order for you complete the forms on your mobile device you will need to download and install the latest Adobe Acobat Reader. Click here for the latest Adobe Acrobat Reader mobile app. 

PC or Mac: Download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader for your computer in order to complete the fillable forms.


Changes in Household Income
Because rents for YHA residents are based on household income you are required to report any changes in income within 10-days so any changes to your monthly rent may be calculated.  Failure to do so may result in eviction.



Adding or Removing Someone From Your Household
If you need to add or remove someone from your household please contact YHA.

Smoking Policy

Smoking policies at YHA properties differ, please contact your case manager for more information.  Residents in the Section 8 program should contact their landlord.

20-Day Notice to Vacate
All YHA tenants must provide a 20-Day Notice to Vacate prior to move. Section 8/Project-Based Section 8 tenants must provide their notice to move between the 1st and 10th of the month.

20-Day Notice to Vacate

Fire & Safety Regulations and Housekeeping Standards
Pamphlet with 12 safety regulations and 9 housekeeping guidelines for all YHA tenants to follow.

Fire & Safety Regulations and Housekeeping Standards

Do you have a suggestion?
If you have a suggestion, please contact YHA.

Additional Needs

If you are in need of service beyond housing there are a variety of community service agencies in Yakima County who may be able to assist you.  Please click here for a list of partner agencies and links to their websites.


Free Alcohol, Drug and other Rehab resources in Yakima, Washington.

We help people take the first steps toward getting help for their drug and alcohol usage and having drug-free lifestyles. To contact an alcohol/drug abuse counselor, please Call Toll Free 1-866-972-0589. We provide a nationwide list of free, sliding scale, low income, payment assisted and affordable rehab centers. These are hard to find non profit and government resources that most people do not know even exist. We scoured thousands of non profit organizations that provide alcohol, drug and other assistance with substance abuse rehabilitation. 

One of the main benefits of is that we offer a free & Confidential 24/7 Rehab Helpline. We are not a treatment center and do not accept payments or advertising offers. Instead we work to help people in need find access to free rehab facilities in their area. 


Office Hours

Monday - Thursday
9:00AM - 5:30PM
Closed Fridays & all Federal Holidays

Office Address
810 North 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
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Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1447
Yakima, WA 98907

Phone Numbers

Office: 509-453-3106
Maintenance: 509-248-4014
TDD: 1-800-545-1833 ext 560
YHA Staff Extension List

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