The North Dallas Government Center at 10056 Marsh Lane, Dallas, Texas 75229 has been closed until further notice due to tornado damage from the inclement weather on Sunday, October 20, 2019.

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Dallas County Housing Agency

Dallas County Health and Human Services - 2377 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75207

Telephone: 214-819-2000

The Dallas County Housing Agency is located at 2377 N. Stemmons Fwy, Suite 700 in Dallas. Office hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The telephone number is 214-819-1871.

Dallas County Health and Human Services offers multiple housing assistance programs that accommodate the needs of Dallas County residents as they progress from renting to owning their own home.

Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly known as Section 8)

This program helps low to moderate income residents rent decent, safe and sanitary housing. The program provides financial assistance, counseling and housing inspection services. Applications for assistance are accepted when the waiting list is open. THE LIST IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.

To check the availability of the waiting list or for more information, call 214-819-1871.

Family Self-Sufficiency Program

This program provides supportive services to enable participants to achieve economic independence and self-sufficiency. The program assists eligible Housing Choice Voucher Program participants with their basic educational needs, development of employment skills and training. Program participation can last up to five years, during which time participants must seek and maintain suitable employment.

To contact the Family Self-Sufficiency Program Coordinator for more information, call 214-819-2889.

Landlord and Client Resources

To find out the maximum subsidy standards in rent and utilities for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, click here. Apartment Utility Allowance click here. Single Family Utility Allowance click here. Landlords may advertise their properties by completing the Landlord Request Form click here. Steps to Leasing Your Property click here. Request for Rent Increase click here. Mark your calendar for the next mandatory briefing session. Reservations are required.

Form NameFile
Maximum Subsidy Standards in rent and utilitiesacrobat icon
Apartment Utility Allowancepdf
Single Family Utility Allowancepdf
Landlord Request Formpdf
Step to Leasing Your Propertypdf
Request for Rent Increasepdf
Next Mandatory Briefing Sessionpdf

Housing Choice Voucher Home Ownership Program

This program provides home ownership opportunities to eligible Housing Choice Voucher Program participants. Housing Choice Voucher Program participants can transfer their rental voucher to a home ownership voucher.

To find out more information about the program, contact the Home Loan Counseling Center at: 214-819-6060.