The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is a federal funded program to assist low and moderate income families rent decent, safe and sanitary housing in the private rental market.
The Wadena Housing and Redevelopment Program can support up to 74 households ongoing in Wadena and Wadena County. Eligible Voucher holders pay a minimum of 30% not to exceed 40% of their monthly adjusted income towards rent and utilities.
Applicants must fill out an application, and are placed on the waiting list based on local preference and date and time of application. Families are assisted as vouchers become available and the approximate time may vary to receive a voucher for assistance.