What kind of housing assistance does DRA provide?
DRA has a listing of all the Section 8 Apartments in Jefferson County. We can also provide applications for many of these apartments for you to fill out.
DRA staff can assist you to find available accessible apartments in Jefferson County.
Online Search Tool for Affordable Housing
Missouri Housing Development Commission has a great Affordable Housing Locator tool.
DRA’s Housing Partnership
In partnership with Golden Management, Inc., DRA holds the disabled wait list for Water Crest Senior Apartments, Richardson Ridge Senior Apartments and Bluff View Senior Apartments.
Currently the demand is high for these accessible/affordable apartments and the wait is 3-5 years.
To qualify for one of these senior apartments you must be age 55 or older, income qualification for a single individual between $1035. – $2690 per month or a couple between $1035. – $3075. per month. You must also have a good credit report and background check.
DRA has a program to assist you to purchase a house. To qualify for this program, your income must be at least $1300. per month. Other qualifications include: prequalify for a home loan, complete the Homebuyer Service class, have a good credit report and background check.
How can I sign up for an Housing Assistance services?
Call DRA for an appointment at (636) 931-7696. Or fill out this online Program Request Form here.