Schenectady, NY Rent Assistance

Are you having trouble making your Rent?

There are non profits, churches, and government sources in Schenectady, New York to help you pay your bills.

Our list below provides
- Non Profit grant assistance
- Financial resources for help that most people do not know about
- Government programs you can qualify for today.


If you would like to see only Schenectady County resources, visit: Schenectady County Rent Assistance

Latest List for Schenectady, NY

Department of Development - Schenectady

105 Jay Street
Schenectady, NY - 12305
(518) 382-5147
The Department of Development in Schenectady has a first time home buyer's program. The program offers a second mortgage loan to 1st Time Home Buyers for up to 10% of the purchase price of a property to use for a required down payment and or closing costs with a lender. This program requires r..

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Section 8 Rental Assistance

375 Broadway
Schenectady, NY - 12305
(518) 386-7000
The Section 8 "Housing Choice Voucher" program helps make sure you can afford your apartment by paying a portion of your rent directly to your landlord on your behalf. Once you get the Section 8 subsidy, YOU have to find the landlord (although you may be able to use the Voucher in the apartment..

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Nearby Listings

Due to the low number of listings in Schenectady, we have added area listings below.

Albany Community Development Agency

200 Henry Johnson Blvd.
Albany, NY - 12210
(518) 434-5265
Albany Community Development Agency (ACDA) revitalizes neighborhoods by increasing homeownership, providing resources for home and community improvements, and connecting partners to facilitate quality of life projects and workforce opportunities for residents with low to moderate incomes. Through creative programming, ACDA helps .....

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Coalition for the Homeless - Albany Office

146 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY - 12210
(518) 436-5612
Coalition for the Homeless - Albany Office offers a variety of programs ans services to those that are currently experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless. These services include rental assistance and eviction prevention. Their Rental Assistance program provides monthly rent s.....

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United Tenants Of Albany, Inc.

255 Orange Street
Albany, NY - 12210
(518) 436-8997
The mission of the United Tenants of Albany is to improve the living conditions of tenants, including physical housing conditions, tenants' rights for security and equity, and the quality of life in the community. Priority will be given to work with people with the greatest needs, such as Tenants with lowest incomes.....

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Temporary Financial Assistance - The American Legion Department of New York

112 State Street
Albany, NY - 12207
(518) 463-2215
The American Legion Temporary Financial Assistance (TFA) program has awarded cash grants to minor children of veterans who are eligible for American Legion membership. These grants help families in need meet the cost of shelter, food, utilities and health expenses, thereby keeping the child or children in a more stable environment. Who Is Eligi.....

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Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance Bureau of Housing and Shelter Services - Ny State Program

40 North Pearl Street
Albany, NY - 12243
(518) 473-1090
Offering many assistance programs: Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)     The Low-Income (HEAP) is a federally funded program that assists eligible households in meeting their home energy needs Temporary Assistance (TA)     TA is temporary help for needy men, women and children. If you are unable to work, can’t find a job, or y.....

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Rent Assistance lists thousands of local agencies and non-profit organizations that can help you pay your rent or assist with financial resources.

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