Polk County Section 8 (Iowa)

Search for Polk County, IA Section 8 housing. A Section 8 search provides information on applying for Section 8, qualifying for Section 8, Section 8 application, Section 8 restrictions, Section 8 rules, Section 8 vouchers, housing choice vouchers, HUD vouchers, low-income housing, rental assistance programs, veteran housing assistance, senior housing, low-income senior housing, and receiving housing vouchers.


Polk County Housing Authorities manage the federal Section 8 program offered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. A Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families, including rental housing, rental assistance programs, and Polk County Section 8 housing choice vouchers in Polk County, Iowa. The housing vouchers can be used to pay for single-family homes, townhouses, and apartments, and Polk County Housing Authorities can help determine eligibility for services, complete a Section 8 application, and they may distribute Section 8 benefits. Housing Authorities provide information on Polk County low-income housing, including Section 8, on their website.

Des Moines Housing Authority Des Moines IA 3717 6th Avenue 50313 515-280-6726

Iowa State Housing Authority Grimes IA 1201 Southeast Gateway Drive 50111 515-986-1882


Polk County Town and City Halls provide a range of municipal services for their residents, including low-income housing assistance. In some areas, the Town or City Hall distributes Polk County Section 8 housing choice vouchers offered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Town and City Halls provide information on qualifying for Section 8 support, accessing Section 8 benefits, and paying for single-family homes or apartments with Section 8 vouchers in Polk County, Iowa. They may also provide other rental assistance programs for qualifying Polk County individuals and families. Town and City Halls provide Section 8 information on their websites.

Altoona City Hall Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-7866

Ankeny City Hall Ankeny IA 410 West 1st Street 50023 515-965-6469

Bondurant City Hall Bondurant IA 100 Lincoln Street Southeast 50035 515-967-2418

Clive City Hall Clive IA 1900 Northwest 114th Street 50325 515-223-6220

Des Moines City Hall Des Moines IA 400 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4209

Grimes City Hall Grimes IA 101 Northeast Harvey Street 50111 515-986-3036

Johnston City Hall Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-278-2344

Pleasant Hill City Hall Pleasant Hill IA 5160 Maple Drive 50327 515-262-9368

Polk City City Hall Polk IA 112 South 3rd Street 50226 515-984-6233

Runnells City Hall Runnells IA 110 Brown Street 50237 515-966-2042

Sheldahl City Hall Sheldahl IA 803 2nd Street 50243 515-685-2814

Urbandale City Hall Urbandale IA 3600 86th St 50322 515-278-3900

West Des Moines City Hall West Des Moines IA 4200 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3444

Windsor Heights City Hall Windsor Heights IA 1133 66th St 50324 515-279-3662


Polk County Medicaid Offices act as local branches of the federal Medicaid program, and they help low-income individuals and families receive services such as health insurance, hospice care, and low-income housing assistance in Polk County, Iowa. A Medicaid Office can coordinate with the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development to help qualifying individuals and families access Polk County Section 8 housing. Section 8 provides vouchers to pay for Polk County homes, townhouses, and apartments, and the Medicaid Office can help apply for services, meet eligibility requirements, and use Section 8 benefits. Medicaid Offices provide more information on their website.

Des Moines Iowa Medicaid Office Des Moines IA 321 East 12th Street 50319 515-281-5714

Des Moines Iowa Medicaid Office Des Moines IA 100 Army Post Road 50315 800-338-7909


Polk County Veterans Affairs Departments provide services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. Local branches of the VA provide Polk County housing assistance to veterans who meet eligibility requirements, including Section 8 benefits offered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Veterans can access Polk County Section 8 benefits, apply for Section 8, or apply for other housing assistance programs through the VA in Polk County, Iowa. Section 8 housing choice vouchers can pay for homes, townhouses, and apartments. Veterans can learn more about their housing service options, including Section 8, through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.

Disabled American Veterans Des Moines IA 210 Walnut Street 50309 515-323-7539

Iowa Department Veterans Affairs Johnston IA 7105 Northwest 70th Avenue 50131 515-242-5331

Iowa State Veterans Affairs Department Des Moines IA 3100 McKinley Avenue 50321 515-252-4416

Paralyzed Veterans of America Des Moines IA 3703 Douglas Avenue 50310 515-277-4782

US Department Of Veteran Affairs-Des Moines Vet Center West Des Moines IA 1821 22nd Street 50266 515-284-4929

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Des Moines Regional Benefit Office Des Moines IA 210 Walnut Street 50309 800-827-1000

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines IA 3600 30th Street 50310 515-699-5999

Us Veterans Employment Service Des Moines IA 1000 East Grand Avenue 50319 515-281-5106

Veterans Employment Service Des Moines IA 430 East Grand Avenue 50309 515-281-9061

Veterans of Foreign Wars Des Moines IA 210 Walnut Street 50309 515-323-7546

Veterans of Foreign Wars Des Moines IA 1309 Northeast 66th Avenue 50313 515-289-9914

Veterans of Foreign Wars Des Moines IA 4029 Urbandale Avenue 50310 515-255-9804

Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of Iowa Des Moines IA 3601 Beaver Avenue 50310 515-255-2139

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 738 Des Moines IA 2801 Dean Avenue 50317 515-263-7171


Polk County Departments of Aging provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including Polk County low-income housing assistance such as Section 8. The federal Department of Housing and Urban Development provides Section 8 housing choice vouchers to help the elderly afford safe housing in Polk County, Iowa. The local Department of Aging provides information on qualifying for Section 8 benefits, helps determine an individual's eligibility requirements and restrictions, and may distribute Section 8 benefits in Polk County. Seniors can receive housing vouchers, income-controlled rent, and rental assistance through the Department of Aging, which provides information about its services online.

Iowa State Department of Aging Des Moines IA 510 East 12th Street 50319 515-725-3326


Polk County Social Services Departments provide a range of support services, including housing assistance and housing choice vouchers, also known as Section 8. Local Social Services offices connect residents with federal programs, such as Section 8 benefits for low-income families and individuals, which are provided through the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Polk County, Iowa. They can help individuals apply for Polk County Section 8 benefits, determine eligibility for housing assistance, and distribute Section 8 vouchers. Social Services may also accept applications for low-income housing assistance, and they provide information about these services on their website.

Iowa State Social Service Department Des Moines IA 100 Army Post Road 50315 515-725-1004

Iowa State Social Service Department Des Moines IA 1900 Carpenter Avenue 50314 515-286-3555