A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Dukes County, Massachusetts. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Dukes County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Dukes County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Chilmark Housing Authority Chilmark MA 4 Totopinnumayak 02535 508-645-2711
Dukes County Housing Authority Tisbury MA 346 State Road 02568 508-693-4419
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Dukes County, Massachusetts. The federal VA, as well as local Dukes County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Dukes County VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.
Dukes County Veterans Agent Edgartown MA 9 Airport Road 02539 508-693-6887
Veterans of Foreign Wars Oak Bluffs MA 14 Towanticut Street 02568 508-693-9261