We are pledged to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity.

We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program.

There are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or income.

To be considered

You will be considered for a home if your present housing is not adequate, and if you are unable to obtain adequate housing through other conventional means.

  • Lack of adequate housing may include problems with the present structure; water, electrical or sewage service systems; heating system, or failure to meet city property maintenance standards. Also taken into consideration are the number, the ages and the gender of children compared to the number of bedrooms in your present home.
  • The percentage of your monthly income that you currently spend on housing is considered to determine need. You will be required to openly and fully discuss your financial situation with FCHSM personnel.
  • You and your family will be considered if your annual total income is between 25-50% of the median income for SW Mississippi area. We will consider individuals below the minimum income guidelines providing all other qualifications are met.

Download the application HERE. Return the application to:

Southwest Mississippi
529 S. Broadway St. – P.O. Box 1731
McComb, MS 39649-1731
Phone: 601-250-6257