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.
The American Legion Department of Rhode Island 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 lev.. click for full details.41.8309123,-71.4172558
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. .. click for full details.41.8238530,-71.4134050
Department of Administration, Division of Planning, Office of Housing and Community Development - RI STATE PROGRAM programs includes: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) – an annual allocation from HUD which supports a variety of activities throughout Rhode Island. CDBG, Disaster Recovery .. click for full details.41.8328524, -71.4157045
Department of Planning and Development, City of Providence - PROVIDENCE offers Neighborhood housing programs that provides 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 .. click for full details.41.8209041, -71.414950
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence provides Shelter Guests Receive Assistance with: SNAP (Food Stamps) Applications Shower Facilities & Hygiene Products Access to Clothing Room ID Vouchers.. click for full details.41.8188629, -71.416344
United Way of Rhode Island 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 i.. click for full details.41.8179083, -71.441437
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.. click for full details.41.8424615, -71.460347
Providence Community Action - Emergency Services (Main Office) 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 .. click for full details.41.8189178,-71.4612463