If you are experiencing difficulties making your rental or utility payments there are a number of non-profit organizations that offer assistance. Listed below are some of the ones we know with their contact information. Many get funds at different times and do run out. Therefore, you can expect that you may have to contact numerous agencies before being able to receive assistance. The internet is also a valuable tool in locating other assistance programs.

221 East 11th St
Austin, TX 78701


Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) does not accept applications from individuals. Their page is a resource for information on providers within the programs available. If no provider is available, check with your local city or county about available assistance resources.

2100 Circle Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119


Tarrant County Housing Assistance Office (TCHAO), a wonderful North Texas resource.

2377 N. Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, TX 75207


Dallas County Emergency Housing Assistance Program (DCEHAP)

The Emergency Housing Assistance Program (EHAP) is to provide: Short-term rental, mortgage, and utility assistance to low income Dallas County residents living outside of the City of Dallas economically affected (loss/reduction of income) by the spread of COVID-19. For City of Dallas residents needing assistance, please visit: https://unitedwaydallas.org/rental-assistance/.