Rental Assistance

Miami
Rental Assistance

Miami Rental Assistance

Aging Resource Center

9500 S Dadeland Blvd # 400
Miami, FL 33156
(305) 670-4357

Services

EHEAP is a federally funded program which provides assistance to low income households, containing at least one elderly person whose home heating or cooling source has been cut off or is in imminent danger of being cut off, and who lacks means to heat or cool the home Benefits are provided in the heating and cooling seasons However, benefits can only be accessed once per season up to $600 per season The heating season is October through March and the cooling season is April through September Note: This agency may be able to serve victims of human trafficking through this program.

Eligibility

Elderly (60+), energy crisis, low income.

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, M-F.

Goulds Community Action Center

21300 SW 122nd Ave
Miami, FL 33177
(305) 233-2121

Services

Emergency Food and Shelter Assistance (EFSA) is utilized to assist individuals and families in need of EMERGENCY assistance with issues regarding payment of utility bills, and rent payments and also provides temporary shelter and food.

Eligibility

Family must be in state of emergency.

Documents

For rental assistance program a 3 day notice from the landlord is required.

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Liberty City Community Action Agency

6100 NW 7th Ave A
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 756-2830

Services

Emergency Food and Shelter Assistance (EFSA) is utilized to assist individuals and families in need of EMERGENCY assistance with issues regarding payment of utility bills, rent and mortgage payments and also provides temporary shelter and food.

Eligibility

Family must be in state of emergency.

Documents

Eviction notice (if applicable), Proof of income, Valid ID, original Social Security card.

Hours

Office hours: 8:00am-5:00pm Mon-Fri

Services offered: 8:00am-12:00pm, Mon-Thurs

Emergency services: 8:00-11:00am, Fri, Only assists 24-hour eviction notices and utility cut-off

Dade County Caleb Comm Center

5400 NW 22nd Ave #702
Miami, FL 33142
(305) 636-2200

Services

This multi-purpose center offers direct financial aid for the medically disabled, crisis oriented casework services, voters registration, emergency food commodities, child fingerprinting and energy assistance (up to $250 if disconnected and person qualifies), when available. A multi-purpose room is available to rent for community meetings. Utility assistance available through FPL Care to Share program.

Serves zip codes 33142 (boundaries North of 62nd Street, South of 112 Expressway, East of 12th Avenue, West of 38th Avenue) and 33147.

Eligibility

Bring verification of unemployability and income.

Hours

8am-5pm, M-F.

Allapattah Community Action

2257 NW North River Dr
Miami, FL 33125
(305) 633-0466

Services

Services include Foster Grandparent program for children with special needs, Senior Companion program for adults with special needs, Senior Employment program, telephone reassurance for homebound elderly, teen parenting services, Head Start child day care and education, case management services and youth development programs. Also provides financial aid for food, rent and utilities when funds are available, as well as EHEAP and VITA services.

Eligibility

GenderRequirements:Either
OtherRequirements:Eligibility: Low income, area resident.

Documents

Driver's License: Not Required. :;

Hours

8am-5:30pm, M-F.

Richmond Heights Human Resources

11225 SW 152nd St
Miami, FL 33157
(305) 234-4927

Services

This multi-purpose center offers direct financial aid to the medically disabled, crisis oriented casework services, voters registration, emergency food commodities, child fingerprinting and energy assistance (up to $250 if disconnected and person qualifies), when available. Also at this site are CFS Food Stamps, TANF and Aging and Adult Services Offices; Coconut Grove Cares; CAA Headstart; Consumer Credit Counseling; Miami Behavioral Health Center satellite center; and a City of Miami NET (Neighborhood Enhancement Team) office. Utility assistance available through FPL Care to Share program. Serves zip codes 33156, 33157, 33158, 33176, 33177, 33186, and 33189.

Eligibility

Miami-Dade County residents. Bring verification of unemployability and income, proof of need and identification. Call for appt.

Hours

8am-5pm, M-F.

New Life Family Center

3620 NW 1st Ave
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 573-3333

Services

Provides rental and mortgage assistance on a VERY limited basis at the following locations. * Notre Dame Child Development Center * Centro Hispano Child Development Center * Holy Redeemer Child Development Center

Eligibility

:Due to funds being extremely limited, please call for an appointment to go over eligibility requirements. Only for residents of the South Miami area.Handicap Accessible? YesIs

Hours

8:00am-3:30pm, Mon-Fri

Catholic Charities Holy Rdmr

1325 NW 71st St
Miami, FL 33147
(305) 836-4971

Services

Provides rental and mortgage assistance on a VERY limited basis.

Eligibility

:Due to funds being extremely limited, please call for an appointment to go over eligibility requirements. Only for residents of the South Miami area.Handicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Must call for an appointment before visiting location. Caller must have a 3 day notice for rental assistance.

Hours

8:00am-3:30pm, Mon-Fri

Centro Hispano Catolico Child Care Center

125 NW 25th St
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 576-1923

Services

Provides rental and mortgage assistance on a VERY limited basis at the following locations. Holy Redeemer Child Development Center PH: 305-836-4971 ex 1394

Eligibility

:Due to funds being extremely limited, please call for an appointment to go over eligibility requirements. Only for residents of the South Miami area.Handicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Must call for an appointment before visiting location. Caller must have a 3 day notice for rental assistance.

Hours

8:00am-3:30pm, Mon-Fri

Camillus House

1603 NW 7th Ave
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 374-1065

Services

Provides emergency rental assistance (NOT FOR DEPOSITS OR 1ST MO. RENT) to individuals and families who are at imminent risk of homelessness and are facing eviction with a 5-DAY NOTICE ISSUED BY THE COURTHOUSE, and do not qualify for other rental assistance programs. The one-time rental payment is made directly to the landlord. This service will be provided to any non-chronic homeless men, women with children, including families, who have been homeless for one year or less or at risk of homelessness. They must also have a letter from their neighborhood center in order to receive service.

Eligibility

:Individuals and families facing eviction and having a 5-day eviction notice issued by the courthouseIs

Documents

Must have: * 5 day eviction notice issued by the courthouse. * Letter from their neighborhood center in order to receive service.

Hours

9:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Catholic Charities Archdiocese

130 NE 62nd St
Miami, FL 33138
(305) 751-6778

Services

Provides rental and mortgage assistance on a VERY limited basis at the following locations. Centro Hispano Child Development Center PH: 305-576-1923 ex 1378 Holy Redeemer Child Development Center PH: 305-836-4971 ex 1394

Eligibility

:Due to funds being extremely limited, please call for an appointment to go over eligibility requirements. Only for residents of the South Miami area.Handicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Must call for an appointment before visiting location. Caller must have a 3 day notice for rental assistance.

Hours

8:00am-3:30pm, Mon-Fri

Sunshine For All

1407 Coral Way
Miami, FL 33145
(305) 285-3217

Services

The Short-Term Rental, Mortgage and Utility (STRMU) Assistance Program for persons living with HIV+ provides up to 21 weeks of short-term rental, mortgage and/or utility assistance to help currently housed HIV+ low income persons stay housed.

Eligibility

:* Must be HIV+ * Total household income cannot exceed 80% of Area Median Income, as per HUD guidelines. * Cannot be receiving housing or utility assistance from another program. * Must be a U.S. Citizen or have lawful immigrant status. * Must currently live in rental housing in Miami-Dade County and be named as tenant or occupant under the written lease or own the home you live in. * Monthly rent or mortgage payment, plus basic utilities (telephone, electricity, water & sewer, gas and trash), may not be more than 60% of your current monthly total household income. **Program cannot assist persons in foreclosure proceedings or currently experiencing homelessness.**Handicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Contact the Senior Housing Specialist at Sunshine For All, Inc. at the main number to set-up an eligibility appointment.

Hours

9:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Accion Community Action Center

4
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 545-2224

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Coconut Grove Community Action

3750 S Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33133
(305) 446-3311

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Culmer Community Action Center

1600 NW 3rd Ave
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 438-4161

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Edison Community Action Center

150 NW 79th St
Miami, FL 33150
(305) 758-9662

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Perrine Community Action Center

17801 Homestead Ave
Miami, FL 33157
(305) 254-5804

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Wynwood Community Action Center

2902 NW 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 547-7661

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Operation Sacred Trust

1400 NW 54th St
Miami, FL 33142
(855) 778-3411

Services

Operation Sacred Trust helps to improve very low-income Veteran families' housing stability. The program provides outreach, case management, and will assist participants to obtain VA benefits and other public benefits, such as: health care services, daily living services, personal financial planning services, transportation services, fiduciary and payee services, legal services, child care services, housing counseling services, temporary financial assistance (including time-limited payments to third parties for rent, utilities, moving expenses, security and utility deposits, transportation, child care and emergency supplies).

Eligibility

:Must be a low-income Veteran in Miami-Dade or Broward County, below 50% area median income, and homeless or unstably housed. If under the HUD vash, must be below 30% are median income.Handicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Must call for an appointment. All participants must be screened by a case manager.

Hours

9:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Douglas Gardens Community

1680 Meridian Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 531-5341

Services

Homeless services are designed to provide clients assistance in obtaining and maintaining permanent housing including: Successful Investments Program: Provides temporary housing assistance to victims of domestic violence to help in the transition to independent living. Access Program: Provides financial assistance to those who have an income source adequate to meet their monthly housing costs but need help with initial moving costs. Homeless Housing Services: Provides supportive housing for mentally ill individuals. Park Place - Mayfair Residence: Provides apartments for clients already receiving services at the center. It is subsidized housing in a supportive environment. Shelter Plus Care - Mayfair/Scattered Sites: Provides rental assistance and supportive services for homeless individuals with a psychiatric disability. Partners for Homes: Subsidized housing integrated in the community for those who have completed a transitional homeless program.

Eligibility

:Must meet Dade County Homeless Trust criteria for homelessness and be referred by themIs

Documents

Must call to make an appointment

Hours

8:30am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

South Beach Community Action

833 6th St #2
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 672-1705

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Community Improvement Organization

10001 NW 87th Ave
Hialeah Gardens, FL 33016
(305) 558-4114

Services

Provides financial assistance for bills such as water and electricity Assistance for home improvement is provided as well At Christmas time, gifts are provided for low-income families.

Eligibility

Disabled and low income residents of Hialeah Gardens (Zip Codes 33016 & 33018). Must have a NW address.

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Mujer Inc

7317
Naranja, FL 33032
(305) 247-1388

Services

MUJER provides direct services to victims (adults and children) of domestic, sexual, and/or child abuse. Agency provides comprehensive services from its One Stop Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Center including intake and assessment, individual and family counseling, crisis intervention and victim advocacy. Aid is also provided for food vouchers, referrals to emergency shelter, rental and utility assistance (pending funding availability). Assistance is provided to low-income families and children. MUJER also provides prevention and community education services in rape, sexual assault, and HIV/AIDS as well as family violence prevention. **Not a shelter**

Eligibility

:Women and children, immigrants/migrants living in the South Miami-Dade areaHandicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Call for information

Hours

Administration: 8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri; 10:00am-2:00pm, Sat (by appointment only) Sexual Assault and Rape Hotline: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Coffo Inc

778 W Palm Dr
Homestead, FL 33034
(305) 246-0357

Services

Provides financial assistance for the prevention of evictions (3 day notice eviction), prevention of utility cut off (due date bill needed, client can walk in the date the bill is due or the day after, not before), transportation, and emergency food vouchers. *All services available on a first come, first serve basis.

Eligibility

:* Must be Miami-Dade County low-income farm workers for money assistance * Food assistance is available to the public. * Eviction Prevention: Only need 3 day notice, no court ordered letter neededHandicap Accessible? YesIs

Documents

Call for intake procedures

Hours

9:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Dade County Neighborhood Center

1600 NW 6th Ct
Homestead, FL 33034
(305) 247-2068

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Miami Gardens Neighborhood Services

16405 NW 25th Ave #105
Miami Gardens, FL 33054
(305) 623-6500

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Dade County Child Development

10710 SW 211 St #201
Cutler Bay, FL 33189
(305) 258-5471

Services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade (HAND) is a program provided by Citrus Health Network and assists with rent payment assistance for court ordered evictions between the landlord and the tenant. CAHS helps the client and the landlord fill out an application for rent payment assistance. The application is then faxed to Citrus for approval or denial of help.

Eligibility

:Must have a 3 day legal eviction from the court or a letter from a homeless shelter stating that the person is homelessIs

Documents

Can call or walk in to the center

Hours

8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri

Boca Helping Hands

1500 NW 1st Ct
Boca Raton, FL 33432
(561) 417-0913

Services

Boca Helping Hands (BHH) is a community-based 501(c)(3) organization that serves a hot meal (6) days a week and offers a Thursday Night Family Dinner. Qualifying Palm Beach County residents can register for the Pantry Bag Program. The Resource Center provides limited financial assistance to qualifying Boca Raton residents of 1 year or more. Limited financial assistance includes utilities (FPL and/or water), limited rental assistance and funds through our Children's Assistance Program (CAP) for summer camp and after-school/day care for working parents. - Utilities: For assistance with utilities, clients must have a 3-day disconnect notice. Financial assistance does not cover deposits or re-connection fees. - Rental: For assistance with rent, clients must have a 3-day eviction notice. - CAP: For assistance with Children's Assistance Program, funds are provided to qualifying children whose parents are employed.

Eligibility

Boca Raton Residents in crisis.

Hours

Resource Center Monday-Friday /9 am -4pmFood Center Lunch Service Monday-Saturday / 11 am -12:30 pm Pantry Bag Pickup Monday-Friday / 9 am -12:30 pm and 1-3 pm Saturday / 9 am -12:30 pm

Boca Raton Care Facility

1515 W Palmetto Park Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33486
(561) 395-8920

Services

Health and human services for the older population of South Palm Beach County. Active senior program, senior dining sites, adult day care, caregiver support, case management, transportation, information and referral.Congregate meal site: serves at noon.For information call 561-395-8920 ext. 236

Eligibility

Adults.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm