Help Paying Rent In Alaska

Help Paying Rent Guide In Alaska

Emergency Rental Assistance Programs include the government ERAP programs that provide financial assistance to help households pay for rent and utilities.

In addition to ERAPs, there are a number of other resources available to renters who are struggling to afford their rent. These resources include:

- Rental assistance programs from non-profit organizations
- State and local government programs
- Utility assistance programs

Choose from our list of cities below to find Emergency Rental Assistance in Alaska

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When contacting a non-profit organization for rental assistance, be sure to ask about the following:

- Eligibility requirements: Who is eligible for rental assistance from the organization?
- Application process: How do you apply for rental assistance?
- Types of assistance offered: Does the organization offer one-time assistance, ongoing assistance, or both?
- How much assistance is offered: How much money can you receive in rental assistance?
- Other resources: Does the organization offer any other resources that may be helpful to you, such as food assistance, job training, or childcare assistance?

Qualification Information

To qualify for rental assistance programs from non-profit organizations in Alaska, you will typically need to meet the following criteria:

- You must be a renter who is struggling to afford your rent.
- You must have a household income below a certain level, which varies depending on the program.
- You may also need to meet other requirements, such as having a valid Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN), or being a U.S. citizen or legal immigrant.

Some non-profit organizations may also have additional requirements, such as:
- You must have been evicted from your home in the past 90 days.
- You must have a disability.
- You must be a veteran.
- You must be a senior citizen.

To apply for a rental assistance program from a non-profit organization, you will typically need to complete an application and provide documentation of your income, assets, and household composition. You may also need to provide a copy of your lease agreement and proof of any financial hardship that you are experiencing.

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Alaska Statistics

  • Population 686,293
  • Number of cities 25
  • Assitance Resources 16

New Listings

Alaska Public Assistance Kodiak District Office

211 Mission Road, Kodiak, AK - 99615

Alaska Public Assistance Kenai District Office

11312 Kenai Spur Hwy, Suite #2, Kenai, AK - 99611

Alaska Public Assistance Gambell District Office

400 Gambell Street, Gambell, AK - 99501

Alaska Public Assistance Mat-Su District Office

855 W. Commercial Drive, Wasilla, AK - 99654

Alaska Public Assistance Nome District Office

214 E. Front Street, Nome, AK - 99762

Alaska Public Assistance Homer District Office

3670 Lake Street, Homer, AK - 99603

Alaska Public Assistance Anchorage Coastal Field Office

3601 C Street, Suite 410, Anchorage, AK - 99503

Alaska Public Assistance Ketchikan District Office

2030 Sea Level Dr., Ketchikan, AK - 99901

Alaska Public Assistance Kotzebue District Office

240 5th St , Kotzebue, AK - 99752