Emergency Assistance for People that are Getting Evicted if you know you are about to get evicted but have no way of paying your back rent there are special programs to assist you with avoiding becoming homeless Rental Assistance to help pay rent arrears is available from the
This designed to help individuals and families avoid the trauma of homelessness by helping overcome the immediate problems and obstacles that could result in the loss of housing. Program services are crafted to meet the unique needs of each individual or family and to help meet the demands of maintaining a household.
Available in Mott Haven/South Bronx (CD1), East Tremont (CD6), Bedford Stuyvesant (CD3), Bushwick (CD4), East Harlem (CD11), and Jamaica (CD12).
Bridge Fund of NYC 212-674-0812
Catholic Chaities 212-371-1000
Coalition for the Homeless 212-964-5900