DeSoto County Housing Programs

The Social Services Department administers housing projects such as the State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) funded by the Florida Housing Finance Corporation and the Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) and the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funded through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). Under these housing programs residents can purchase homes with down payment assistance; have homes repaired for health and safety reason; and even have a home replaced with a concrete block structure to provide homeowners with a safe and sanitary home.

Address: 201 E. Oak Street, Suite 202, Arcadia, FL 34266