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section 8 in South carolina (not just for fun)

Is it possible to get section 8 while ur not working? i moved down here to get a job bc were i was living theres no section 8 for about 13yrs. and NO jobs in my area. I just need a place to settle my kid and myself into so i can get on my feet and im not sure they will allow me time to get job

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Asked by Anonymous at 2:13 PM on Sep. 19, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I am on disability and I have a section 8 voucher...but I live in NY state. You'll be put on the waiting list, so it's unlikely that you'll be issued a voucher immediately.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:03 PM on Sep. 19, 2009

  • Im in SC and did you realize that THIS state is #2 in unemployment before you moved here? You can get section 8 here but you have to have lived here for a certain amount of time and you need to get on the list which is miles and miles long, sorry dear.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 3:37 PM on Sep. 19, 2009

  • not in rock hill i called them... NC said it will be 8 yrs to sign up and 6 bc u get anything. and yes i know it hardly has any jobs but it has more of my type of jobs then where i was living in NC! i had to move here no other place to go.. i couldnt stay with my sis forever. so now im at my parents which isnt a good place to have 2 kids 3 big dogs 2 cats my mom and dad.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:46 PM on Sep. 19, 2009

  • What is a Section 8?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:11 PM on Sep. 19, 2009

  • section 8 is government housing for low income families
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:21 PM on Sep. 19, 2009

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