The Douglas County 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 Douglas County, Minnesota. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Douglas County 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 Douglas County low-income housing.
Alexandria Housing Authority Alexandria MN 805 Fillmore Street 56308 320-762-1311
Douglas County Senior Centers provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Senior Centers in Douglas County, Minnesota 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 Douglas County senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Douglas County Senior Centers provide information about their services online.
Douglas County Senior Center Alexandria MN 809 Elm Street, 1195 56308 320-762-3876
The Douglas County 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 Douglas County, Minnesota. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Douglas County 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 Douglas County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Osakis MN 701 8th Avenue East 56360 320-859-2117
Veterans of Foreign Wars Alexandria MN 1102 3rd Avenue East 56308 320-763-9221