Putnam County Housing Authority (Tennessee)

The Putnam 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 Putnam County, Tennessee. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Putnam 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 Putnam County low-income housing.

Cookeville Housing Authority Cookeville TN 201 South Walnut Avenue 38501 931-528-7605

Cookeville Housing Authority Baxter TN 402 Maxwell Street 38544 931-858-1613


Putnam 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 Putnam County, Tennessee 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 Putnam County senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Putnam County Senior Centers provide information about their services online.

Algood Senior Center Cookeville TN 125 4th Avenue 38506 931-537-3447

Cookeville Senior Center Cookeville TN 186 South Walnut Avenue, a 38501 931-526-9318


The Putnam 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 Putnam County, Tennessee. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Putnam 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 Putnam County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.

Putnam County Veterans Services Office Cookeville TN 90 East Spring Street 38501 931-526-2432

US Department Of Foreign Affairs Cookeville Cookeville TN 851 South Willow Avenue, 108 38501 931-526-6929