• Affordable Senior Housing

senior citizen couple snuggling on couchEligibility requirements and rental amounts vary according to each housing provider. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) sets income limits which are updated annually and pertain to certain affordable rental properties.

Resources
The links below provide information about subsidized low- and very low- income senior housing throughout Broward County, Miami Dade, as well as nationwide.  Senior housing allows individuals, regardless of income levels, to live safe and independent lives.

 

​Website description​
Affordable Housing Developments ​A list of affordable housing development within Broward County designated for seniors and some for mixed ages.
Affordable Search ​Search for low- and moderate- income, Section 8, rental housing lotteries, and senior housing nationwide and view photos, floor plans, income guidelines, amenities, mapping and more.
Aging and Disability Resource Center of Broward County ​A non-profit organization serving Broward County seniors aged 60 and older, persons with severe and persistent mental illness, ages 18 and over, their families, and caregivers.
Broward County Elderly and Veteran Services Programs and services for Broward County's elderly.
Broward Housing Solutions ​Provide quality, permanent and affordable housing opportunities that meet the needs of lower income or homeless people with disabilities who also have mental illness.
BrowardALF ​Find licensed assisted living facilities, adult family care homes, and group homes in Broward County. Specializes in helping seniors who may be unsure of what type of facility is needed.
Department of Elder Affairs ​Provides most services through its Division of Statewide Community-Based Services, which works through the state’s eleven Area Agencies on Aging and local service providers to deliver essential services to a vital segment of the population.
Directory of 55+ Communities Website directory for senior housing presented by the Florida Commission on Human Relations.
​Elder Helpline Information and Assistance For Broward County call (954) 745-9779, or access phone numbers for counties throughout Florida.
Elderly Mortgage Assistance Program ​The federal government has allocated funding to assist senior homeowners, with a reverse mortgage to remain in their homes.
​Florida Seniors Guide ​Resource guide by the State of Florida
Housing Authorities ​Housing Authorities within Broward County which can assist in securing affordable residences.
Leading Age Florida ​A not-for-profit corporation representing the full continuum of care for seniors.
Mental Health Association of Southeast Florida ​Resources and support for adults challenged with mental health issues.
National Council on Aging ​Information and resources for home ownership, explore how to use home equity wisely.
New LifeStyles ​Search for senior housing, including affordable housing options throughout the country. A free smartphone app is available for easy on-the-go housing searches.
Reverse Mortgage Scams ​Information for seniors about mortgage scams and how to report fraud to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
Senior Homes ​Helping seniors and their families find housing and care for themselves and their loved ones by providing objective information on their website and via their free Care Advisor service.
​Senior Housing Net ​A search tool for finding senior housing, retirement communities and senior needs resources.
Senior Housing News ​Source for news and information covering the senior housing industry, including senior affordable housing.
​Senior Living Guide ​Online resource for finding senior housing, retirement communities, assisted living, active adult communities, nursing homes, Alzheimer's care and senior services such as home health care and companions nationwide.
Senior Living Map ​Enter the zip code you would like to live in and the map will generate results. 
​Silver Census ​Search for HUD affordable senior housing and obtain unbiased senior living and health services resource where consumers are educated on options, facilities & rights.
​U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for Senior Citizens ​A governmental research resource for affordable housing, health insurance, financial assistance and fraud prevention guides. HUD videos addressing senior issues.
 

    

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