Learn about government programs that help people with low incomes find affordable rental housing. Get the details on how these programs work, who is eligible, and how to apply.
Housing choice voucher (Section 8)
With a housing choice voucher, you can find your own private housing to rent. Housing choice vouchers can pay for all or part of the rent.
Find subsidized rental housing
In subsidized housing, the government pays apartment owners to offer reduced rents to tenants with low incomes. Learn how to find this type of affordable housing.
Public housing is designed for people with low incomes, seniors, and people with disabilities at rents they can afford.
Find rental assistance for specific groups
Learn about special rental assistance programs if you are a veteran or have a disability.