I'm a senior citizen on a fixed income, how can HUD help me keep my home, find low-cost housing, or assisted living?Income limits for housing assistance programs are updated each year. The HOME program income limits are different from the limits for the other rental assistance programs. We have lots of information about living choices for senior citizens. HUD-approved housing counseling housing counseling agencies can help you think through your options. Contact one near you.
Are there other agencies that offer rental assistance?Yes. In rural communities, the Department of Agriculture provides rental assistance programs, home improvement and repair loans and grants, and self-help housing loans to low income individuals and families. To apply, visit the Rural Housing Service website or contact your local Rural Development office (check the Federal Government section of your telephone book).
I have a physical disability. What kind of housing help does HUD offer?Read about housing choices for people with disabilities, including information on subsidized apartments and independent living centers. You also may want to contact one of the HUD-approved housing counseling agencies in your area.
Fair Housing FAQ
Where can I get a copy of the fair housing logo to use on my website?Please feel free to use any of the equal housing opportunity icons in your promotional materials. More information about fair housing is available at the following link: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/fair_housing_equal_opp/FHLaws
Consumer Information FAQ
I am concerned about environmental issues that might have impact on my home and community. Where can I get information?We offer information about topics like air pollution, flood insurance and aquifers, lead paint hazards, and ways to make your home a "healthy home" More information on how to file a claim with HUD below: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/topics/housing_discrimination For other topics, please use the Contact Us form in this web site.
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