Help Paying Rent In Texas

Help Paying Rent Guide In Texas

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 Texas

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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 Texas, 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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Texas Statistics

  • Population 24,326,974
  • Number of cities 139
  • Assitance Resources 319

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Faith Mission and Help Center Brenham

500 East Academy, Brenham, TX - 77833

Caring Christians Sharing Sour Lake TX

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Sacred Heart Catholic Church - Rent Assistance - Elgin

302 West 11th Street, Elgin, TX - 78621

Community Council of Southwest Texas

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The Salvation Army of Amarillo

400 South Harrison Street, Amarillo, TX - 79101

Salvation Army - Rent Assistance - Corsicana

212 East First Avenue , Corsicana, TX - 75110

Brown County Outreach Center Local Energy

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Salvation Army - Rent Assistance - Lubbock

1614 Avenue J , Lubbock, TX - 79401

Community Action Partners-Andrew Doc Session Center

201 S Sylvania Ave, Fort Worth, TX - 76111