The Jefferson 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 Jefferson County, Texas. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Jefferson 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 Jefferson County low-income housing.
Beaumont Housing Authority Beaumont TX 1890 Laurel Avenue 77701 409-951-7200
Port Arthur Housing Authority Port Arthur TX 5200 Gulfway Drive 77642 409-982-4100
The Jefferson 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 Jefferson County, Texas. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Jefferson 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 Jefferson County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.
US Department of Veterans Affairs Beaumont Beaumont TX 3420 Plaza Circle 77707 409-981-8550
Veterans Service Office Port Arthur TX 900 4th Street 77640 409-983-8385
Veterans of Foreign Wars Port Arthur TX 710 Main Avenue 77642 409-962-3512
Veterans of Foreign Wars Beaumont TX 1882 Park Street 77701 409-835-7352
Vietnam Veterans of America Beaumont TX 2115 Mcfaddin Avenue 77701 409-833-0050