The County’s Housing Grants Program provides rental assistance to low-income Arlington residents. These grants cover a portion of monthly rent, depending on household income, household size and rent amount. Applicants must meet income requirements and personal assets may not exceed $35,000.
This program serves Arlington renters who are:
65 years or older
Totally and permanently disabled
- Working families with at least one child under age 18
Clients and patients of a County-operated or County-supported mental health program
- For additional guidance please see Housing Grants – Administrative Regulations
Maximum allowable gross income from all sources is as follows (however, depending on ages of household members and apartment rent, actual income limits may be less):
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Where to Apply
Department of Human Services
2100 Washington Blvd., 3rd floor
Arlington, VA 22204
You can also apply online at Dhshg@arlingtonva.us. Be sure to include residency verification with your application.