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Mid-State Opportunity - DeSoto County Office - Rent/Mortgage/Utility Assistance/Weatherization

9607 Highway 178
Olive Branch, MS 38654

(662) 895-4153

Description:

Provides utility assistance, rent and mortgage assistance and home weatherization assistance when funding is available. May assist with electric and propane bills; rent or mortgage help to eligible residents is determined case by case, usually with only a portion of total bill paid; mortgage payment assistance depends on lender guarantee that resident can stay in his home for at least another 30 days; home weatherization assistance is for a limited number of applicants per year.

Phone Numbers

Main

(662) 895-4153

Fax

(662) 893-4632

Address Listings

Physical
(Primary)
9607 Highway 178
Olive Branch, MS 38654

Contacts

Susan Douglass

Primary Contact

Desoto County Coordinator

Hours:

Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:45 pm (Closed for lunch from Noon - 12:45 pm)

Intake Process:

Call to apply for utility assistance; weatherization and rent/mortgage assistance have a waiting list.

Program Fees:

No Fee

Eligibility:

Call for details; all programs have income and other eligibility criteria (must make no more than 150% of federal poverty level) and household size requirements. For rent/mortgage assistance, seniors and persons with disabilities can call to be put on a waiting list; then they will receive a letter with a scheduled appointment time. Persons applying for weatherization assistance must also own their own home and make no more than 60% of the state median income.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Date of Official Change:

June 25, 2019

Telephone Numbers

Number:

662-895-4153

Type:

Other

Name:

Main

Geography Served

  • Mississippi
    • Desoto County

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    Telephone Numbers

    Number:

    662-895-4153

    Type:

    Other

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    Main

    Geography Served

    • Mississippi
      • Desoto County

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      Telephone Numbers

      Number:

      662-895-4153

      Type:

      Other

      Name:

      Main

      Geography Served

      • Mississippi
        • Desoto County

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        Telephone Numbers

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        662-895-4153

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        Other

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        Main

        Geography Served

        • Mississippi
          • Desoto County

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