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Providence, Rhode Island

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We provide a directory of agencies that provide rental assistance to residents. We do not directly provide aid ourselves, but provide local resources for you to find. Most major U.S. cities including Providence, Rhode Island, offer some type of state of federally subsidized Rental Assistance Programs and/or emergency financial assistance for low income persons in need. There are also thousands of local non-profit organizations that offer help paying rent along with providing housing assistance. We currently have listed all of the financial Rental Assistance programs we could find in Providence. We constantly are finding new sources for rent assistance, sign-up here to receive an email alert as soon as we locate any new rental assistance programs in Providence.

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RI Division of Planning

RI Division of Planning

1 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI - 02908
(401) 222-7901

Rent-Restricted Homes In return for state or federal funding through loans and grants from Rhode Island Housing and/or a municipal subsidy, developers agree to limit apartment rents to an amount determined by state or federal regulations. In general, you must show you have sufficient income t ...

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Family Service of Rhode Island

Family Service of Rhode Island

134 Thurbers Avenue
Providence, RI - 02905
(401) 331-1350

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Case managers work in the home up to several days a week throughout the crisis, providing access to emergency child care, medical treatment, mental health counseling, and substance abuse treatment. Food, heating, and rent assistance may also be provided.Offering:Early InterventionTrauma Systems Ther ...

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Department of Planning and Development, City of Providence - PROVIDENCE

Department of Planning and Development, City of Providence - PROVIDENCE

400 Westminster Street
Providence, RI - 02903
(401) 351-4300

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Neighborhood housing programs:Down payment/closing cost assistance- A loan of up to $2,500, use loan to cover down payment or closing costs, no interest; payments don't begin for 5 years after you purchase your homeHome repair- Fix code violations and make needed repairs, must be owner occupied, low ...

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United Way of Rhode Island

United Way of Rhode Island

50 Valley St
Providence, RI - 02909
(401) 444-0600

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We will promote access to affordable housing, childcare, job training, education, healthcare and other basic supports as investments in the overall success of our community. The long-term homeless population will be housed: Opening Doors Rhode Island will be fully implemented. • United ...

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The Economic Progress Institute

The Economic Progress Institute

600 Mt Pleasant Ave Building #9
Providence, RI - 02908
(401) 456-8512

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Public Housing and Section 8 Vouchers Local public housing authorities (PHAs) own and manage developments and administer Section 8 vouchers, which allow households to rent in the private market. Residents of units in developments and voucher holders generally pay 30% of adjusted income for rent and ...

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Providence Community Action - Emergency Services

Providence Community Action - Emergency Services

518 Hartford Avenue
Providence, RI - 02909
(401) 437-8054

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Providence Community Action offers a variety of services to those in need within the community. Among these services is Emergency services which offers limited rental assistance to those that qualify when funds are available. If you would like to obtain more detailed information such as availability ...

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Temporary Financial Assistance - The American Legion Department of Rhode Island

Temporary Financial Assistance - The American Legion Department of Rhode Island

83 Park St Ste 400
Providence, RI - 02903
(401) 421-7390

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The American Legion offers assistance through their Temporary Financial Assistance Program. This program is available to those that qualify and are approved. The program is administered through the National Office however applicants are screened on a local or Post level. The applicants needs are ...

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Rhode Island Housing

Rhode Island Housing

44 Washington Street
Providence, RI - 02903
401 457-1234

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Rhode Island Housing provides access to homes for rent as well as rental assistance. The two main rental assistance programs are the Housing Choice Voucher Program and Section 8 Subsidized Apartment Rental Assistance. ...

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Department of Administration, Division of Planning, Office of Housing and Community Development - RI STATE PROGRAM

Department of Administration, Division of Planning, Office of Housing and Community Development - RI STATE PROGRAM

One Capitol Hill 3rd Floor
Providence, RI - 2908
(401) 4225766

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Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing ProgramOn February 17, 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009,which ludes $1.5 billion for a Homelessness Prevention Fund. Funding for this program, called the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program ( ...

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Government Money For Families

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Provides resources on how to find free government money for families. This includes rental and housing assistance programs, utilities assistance, bill pay assistance. ...

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