Community Action Merger
The Des Moines Community Action Agency has merged with the Red Rock Area Community Action Program to become the IMPACT Community Action Partnership. For the contact information for this new agency, click on the Merger Info link below.
Municipal Housing Agency
Des Moines Municipal Housing Agency
The DMMHA provides rental assistance to qualified low/moderate-income individuals and families through the Public Housing and Section 8 Programs. Additionally, DMMHA administers a self-sufficiency and homeownership program for participants.
Section 8 Waiting List
The Section 8 Waiting List is closed. If you applied, you will be able to check whether you are one of the 2,500 people randomly selected in 4-6 weeks. When the selection is complete, there will be a link below to check if you have been selected.