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 Austin, Texas, 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 Austin. 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 Austin.
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 are30.2974509,-97.7670172
Provides some rental and utilities assistance. Please call for more informationHoursPlease call for hoursEligibilityCitizens in need30.3757140,-97.7555730
Provides financial assistance for Texas National Guard members and families provided on a no-interest loan or grant basis for basic living needs such as food, rent, mortgage, utilities.EligibilityMust have served Active Duty within the past 3 years prior to applying and/or served in Operation Iraqi30.3738055,-97.6803282
Provides financial assistance for Texas National Guard members and families provided on a no-interest loan or grant basis for basic living needs such as food, rent, mortgage, utilities.EligibilityTexas National Guard Member or dependent.30.3075173,-97.7493796
Provides emergency financial assistance for people within parish boundaries in central Austin. Assists with rent, mortgage, rental deposit, first month's rent, food, utilities, prescriptions, and glasses.HoursPlease call and leave message on answering machine: 7 days 24 hours. EligibilityResidents i30.2836460,-97.7421170
Provides financial assistance for partial rent, utilities gas, water, electricity and prescriptions. Emergency assistance for people within parish boundaries in northeast Austin. Call to schedule an appointment.HoursTuesday and Thursday- 9:00am EligibilityFor residents in service area zip code.30.3048795,-97.6760477
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 (30.2781094,-97.7384450
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 (30.2700000,-97.7400000
Mon 9:00am-1:00pm. Provides emergency financial assistance with rent, electric, water, and gas bills. Assists only 5 clients per month, usually within the first few days of the month. Provides assistance once every 6 months.30.3538830,-97.6999699
Provides limited financial assistance, usually no more than $20-30, to help pay for: 1. Utilities-electric, water, gas, telephone, and utility/telephone hookup fees. 2. Housing expenses-rent including rent for transitional housing, rental deposits usually for Section 8 clients, first month\'s rent,30.2916540,-97.7399590
Call Thur 9:30am-Noon. Description: Provides assistance with rent, water, electric and gas bills. Rent needs to be past due. Will not help with closed utility accounts. May help with payment for transitional housing if individual has lived in the housing for at least 90 days. COMMITTEE TAKES 30 DAY30.3746220,-97.7564520
Mon-Fri 8:30am-Noon, 1:00pm-5:00pm Provides a food pantry onsite. Provides limited financial assistance for rent, local mortgages, utilities electric, gas, water, prescriptions, and Texas identification cards/birth certificates. All assistance is dependent on available funds. Does NOT assist with re30.2603535,-97.7145152