California Rent Assistance

We provide an online directory of emergency rental assistance programs in California. Choose your city in California below.

We list the cities where we found help for those needing help paying their rent. We only list the rental assistance programs on the website and do not provide the aid ourselves.

Below we have listed all of the cities in California in alphabetical order.

Choose from the links below to find Rent Assistance in California

Hamilton Family Residences and Emergency Center

260 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA - 94102
(415) 292-9930

Valley Community Pantry - Rent assistance

191 Columbia St.
Hemet, CA - 92544
(951) 929-1101

Yolo County Housing - Rent Assistance

147 W. Main St.
Woodland, CA - 95695
(530) 662-5428

Long Beach Multi-Service Center

1301 W. 12th Street
Long Beach, CA - 90813
(562) 570-4500

North Marin Community Services

1907 Novato Blvd
Novato, CA - 94947
(415) 897-4147

Beyond Shelter - South Los Angeles II

5101 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA - 90037
(323) 644-2216

San Diego Housing Commission

1122 Broadway
San Diego, CA - 92101
(619) 231-9400

St. Vincent De Paul Society San Mateo

50 North B Street
San Mateo, CA - 94401
(650) 373-0622

City of Oceanside Housing Department

321 N. Nevada Street
Oceanside, CA - 92054
(760) 435-3360

Housing Authority of the County of Monterey

123 Rico St
Salinas, CA - 93907
(831) 775-5000

How it Works

Rent Assistance lists thousands of local agencies and non-profit organizations that can help you pay your rent or assist with financial resources.

Find a listing

Find an agency near you. Start by searching by state or zip code.

Contact Your Local Housing Authority

Contact the agency using the preferred method of contact listed on the page or following the instructions listed. Some agencies require that you register online on their website or that you call.

Apply for assistance

Once you have been deemed eligible for a program prepare the necessary documentation for submission. All agencies are different and provide different types of assistance.