How Section 8 Housing Works

Watch a short video about the Section 8 Housing Voucher Program.

The Housing Choice Voucher Program, more commonly known as Section 8 or Section 8 Rental Assistance, is a housing assistance program created and run by the federal government. It was created to help very low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private housing market.

Next steps:

1) Watch Video | How to Apply for Section 8 Housing

2) Action Item | Find Section 8 Housing Rentals

3) Action Item | Take Section 8 Eligibility Survey

4) Action Item | Find a HUD Office Near You

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