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 Columbia, South Carolina, 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 Columbia. 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 Columbia.
The American Legion Department of South Carolina 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.. click for full details.34.0411298, -81.1429863999
Cooperative Ministry provides short term assistance to develop long term stability. Helps with: Rent/mortgage and utility assistance Case management and referrals Food vouchers and food pantry Clothing and furniture banks .. click for full details.34.0358740,-81.0147300
Community Development Block Grant Program addresses the needs for affordable housing, economic development and public services, primarily to the benefit of low and moderate income (LMI) population (neighborhoods) within the City of Columbia. The CDBG program works to ensure decent affordable.. click for full details.34.0035710,-81.0350050
The CDBG funds assist low- and moderate-income persons, prevent or eliminate slums and blight, or meet a particularly urgent community need where no other funding is available. HOME funds are used to increase the supply of decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for lower-income persons. ESG.. click for full details.33.9986982,-81.0317485
Due to the small number of rental assistance programs in Columbia we have listed some area listings below.
Financial Assistance: When it is deemed appropriate and funds are available, limited financial assistance is given in the areas of utilities and prescriptions. They serve clients on a first come, first served basis between the hours of 9am-11am; a sign-up sheet is available shortly before they open to secure your place. To be eligible for assista..... click for full details12.50 miles away from Columbia 34.1252099,-81.1857736
The mission of this organization is to provide assistance for individuals and families who are emerging from hurting situations by providing for basic needs and by creating environments which allow people to make hopeful life changes. Services Provided: Food (Crisis and Supplemental) Clothing Financial Assistance (Rent, Mortgage, Utilities) Pr..... click for full details13.08 miles away from Columbia 33.9837700,-81.2356020
Community Development Grant Programs Division - LEXINGTON COUNTY project activities are targeted to provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and to expand economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income neighborhoods located in the unincorporated areas of the County. HOME funds provide a wide range of activities that build, b..... click for full details13.13 miles away from Columbia 33.9792030,-81.2353050