Help Paying Rent In Utah

Help Paying Rent Guide In Utah

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

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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 Utah, 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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Utah Statistics

  • Population 2,736,424
  • Number of cities 27
  • Assitance Resources 21

New Listings

Temporary Financial Assistance - The American Legion Department of Utah

350 N. State St. , Salt Lake City, UT - 84114

Utah Nonprofit Housing Corp.

223 West 700 South, Salt Lake City, UT - 84101

Emery County Community Services

40 South Center, Castle Dale, UT - 84513

Utah County Housing Authority

240 East Center Street, Provo, UT - 84606

Housing and Neighborhood Development Division - SALT LAKE CITY

451 South State Street, Salt Lake City, UT - 84114

Iron County Care and Share

222 West 900 North, Cedar City, UT - 84720

Community Action Services and Food Bank - Provo

815 South Freedom Blvd (200 W) Ste 100, Provo, UT - 84601

West Valley City Housing Authority

3600 South Constitution Boulevard, West Valley City, UT - 84119

American Red Cross Utah

6616 S 900 E, Salt Lake City, UT - 84121

U.s. Department Of Housing And Urban Development Utah

125 South State Street Suite 3001, Salt Lake City, UT - 84138