Homeless & Housing Assistance

Office of Native American Programs (ONAP)

HUD's Office of Native American Programs (ONAP) administers housing and community development programs that benefit American Indian and Alaska Native tribal governments, tribal members, the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, Native Hawaiians, and other Native American organizations. 

https://www.hud.gov/codetalk

 

US Department of Veterans Affairs:

The VA focus is threefold: conducting outreach to seek out Veterans in need of assistance, connecting homeless and at-risk Veterans with housing solutions, health care, and community employment services, and collaborating with federal, state and local agencies, employers, housing providers, faith-based and community nonprofits to expand employment and affordable housing options for Veterans exiting homelessness.

https://www.va.gov/homeless/index.asp

 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program

HUD-VASH is a collaborative program between HUD and VA that combines HUD housing vouchers with VA supportive services to help Veterans who are homeless and their families find and sustain permanent housing.

https://www.va.gov/homeless/hud-vash.asp

 

VA Home Loans

VA provides direct home loans to eligible Native American Veterans to finance the purchase, construction, or improvement of homes on Federal Trust Land, or to refinance a prior NADL to reduce the interest rate.

https://benefits.va.gov/homeloans/nadl.asp

 

Housing for Disabled Veterans

VA provides grants to service members and Veterans with certain permanent and total service-connected disabilities to help purchase or construct an adapted home, or modify an existing home to accommodate a disability. Two grant programs exist: the Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) grant and the Special Housing Adaptation (SHA) grant.

https://benefits.va.gov/homeloans/adaptedhousing.asp

 

US Department of Agriculture and Rural Development:

Single Family Housing Direct Home Loans

Also known as the Section 502 Direct Loan Program, this program assists low- and very-low-income applicants obtain decent, safe and sanitary housing in eligible rural areas by providing payment assistance to increase an applicant’s repayment ability. The amount of assistance is determined by the adjusted family income.

https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/single-family-housing-direct-home-loans

 

Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program

This program assists approved lenders in providing low- and moderate-income households the opportunity to own adequate, modest, decent, safe and sanitary dwellings as their primary residence in eligible rural areas.

https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/single-family-housing-guaranteed-loan-program

 

Single Family Housing Repair Loans & Grant

Also known as the Section 504 Home Repair program, this provides loans to very-low-income homeowners to repair, improve or modernize their homes or grants to elderly very-low-income homeowners to remove health and safety hazards.

https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/single-family-housing-repair-loans-grants

 

US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) - Public and Indian Housing

The role of the Office of Public and Indian Housing is to ensure safe, decent, and affordable housing; create opportunities for residents' self-sufficiency and economic independence; and assure fiscal integrity by all program participants.

https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/public_indian_housing

 

Indian Health Service

Indian Health Service has a special area dedicated to support homeless veterans.

https://www.ihs.gov/forpatients/veteran-resources/

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