The Jefferson Parish Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families. They typically operate at the county or local level to offer low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing options for people who meet the eligibility requirements in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Jefferson Parish Housing Authorities provide information on applying for low-income housing, the income eligibility requirements, and living in Housing Authority properties. They also accept and process applications and handle low-income housing complaints. The Housing Authority website provides information about Jefferson Parish low-income housing.
Kenner Housing Authority Kenner LA 1013 31st Street 70065 504-467-9166
Marrero Housing Authority Marrero LA 1718 Betty Boulevard 70072 504-347-4381
Westwego Housing Authority Westwego LA 712 Avenue A 70094 504-340-8585
Jefferson Parish Senior Centers provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Senior Centers in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana may also offer housing services for seniors, including low-income housing. Some Housing Authorities reserve space for seniors with income-controlled rent and on-site support services. Senior Centers provide information on applying for Jefferson Parish senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Jefferson Parish Senior Centers provide information about their services online.
Bridge City Senior Center Bridge City LA 1801 Bridge City Avenue 70094 504-436-2059
The Jefferson Parish Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. The VA also provides housing assistance to veterans who meet the eligibility requirements, as one of the VA programs for at-risk veterans in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Jefferson Parish Housing Authorities and the VA, particularly for homeless veterans. The VA also leases land and buildings for veteran housing programs. Veterans can learn more about their eligibility for Jefferson Parish housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.
Disabled American Veteran Center Gretna LA 210 Huey P Long Avenue 70053 504-905-7243
US Veterans Affairs Kenner LA 2200 Veterans Memorial Boulevard, 114 70062 504-464-4743
Veterans Affairs Department Marrero LA 5001 Westbank Expressway 70072 504-349-5937
Veterans of Foreign Wars Gretna LA 475 Monroe Street 70053 504-367-0431
Veterans of Foreign Wars Harahan LA 1133 Hickory Avenue 70123 504-737-3446
Veterans of Foreign Wars Marrero LA 5033 Belle Terre Road 70072 504-340-5451