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 Memphis, Tennessee, 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 Memphis. 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 Memphis.
Emergency Financial Assistance (EFA)EFA services are available to eligible clients who are in an unstable financial situation and may need short-term support to prevent homelessness.Short-Term Rent, Mortgage and Utility AssistanceThis program prevents homelessness by providing eligible individuals w35.1401520,-90.0166530
They are committed to enhancing the physical and spiritual lives of individuals and families by bringing together churches and neighbors to provide child care, spiritual development, social services and education.35.1361170,-89.9618460
MIFA’s family programs provide basic services to prevent homelessness, stabilize families, and encourage independence. Emergency Services provides assistance with rent, utilities, food, clothing, and other necessities for families suffering from an unexpected loss of income. 35.1343160,-90.0316370
The City of Memphis Division of Housing and Community Development (HCD) was established in 1977 to address slum, blight, and deterioration in Memphis communities.Over the past decade, the City of Memphis has been aggressively making strides in community and economic development by providing safe, af35.1637250,-90.0457930
The strategic goal of Compassionate Ministries is to provide emergency food, clothing, and housing items to families in crisis throughout Memphis.35.1567269,-90.0328310
Provides emergency rent and mortgage assistance to some low-income Shelby County households once every two years. Call Mondays - Fridays beginning at 8:00 am when funds are available to schedule an appointment. CSA normally takes about 50 callers a day. Must provide proof of income and other necess35.0461682,-89.8663391