Emergency Rent (one-time assistance)
Emergency rent assistance is temporary, time-limited rent assistance that prevents individuals from being evicted and becoming homeless. Individuals with low or very low incomes who cannot afford market rent should be referred for housing with shallow or deep rent subsidies.
See the Resource Search Form to search by jurisdiction and type of service.
Cash grants of up to $6000 per year to low-income renters 65 or older or renters who are permanently and totally disabled.
ALIVE, Inc. provides monetary assistance to Alexandria City residents for rent, utilities, medical expenses and other emergency needs. Mattresses, beds, tables, chairs, sofas, chests, and other furniture. Food assistance.
Arlington Department of Human Services (DHS) provides emergency assistance of up to $500 for rent or utility expenses.
Divine Mercy Outreach, St. Theresa Parish assists individuals and families who face challenging housing circumstances by providing a variety of emergency assistance.
Grants and financial assistance for utility cutoff notices and eviction notices.
Limited emergency financial assistance.