Newton County Government Grants (Mississippi)

A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Newton County, Mississippi. 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 Newton County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Newton County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Mississippi State Housing Authority Newton MS 110 Broad Street 39345 601-683-3371

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Newton County, Mississippi. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Newton County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.

Newton Chamber of Commerce Newton MS 128 South Main Street 39345 601-683-2201

Union Chamber of Commerce Union MS 309 Bank Street 39365 601-774-9586

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Newton County, Mississippi. The federal VA, as well as local Newton County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Newton 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.

Newton County Veterans Services Decatur MS 14712 Mississippi 15 39327 601-635-2178