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Rental Assistance for the Homeless or Evicted

If you are homeless or have been evicted, you can receive help with your rent payment, mortgage, utility bills, emergency shelter or food.

You can receive one type of assistance per year.

You can receive help if you are homeless or evicted with your first month rent payment or security deposit.

The maximum amount you can receive is $800 for rent or $1,200 for mortgage help.

  • How to Apply

    The following housing assistance is available:

    First-Month Assistance:

    • You must be homeless or evicted from a prior residence. Maximum can receive is $800
    • You must provide a lease agreement stating the terms of occupancy.

    Rental Assistance:

    • Submit to caseworker with 3-day notice, Court Eviction (5-day notice) or 24-hour notice. Maximum can receive is $800 for rental assistance or $1,200 for mortgage.

    Visit one of three Community Resource Centers to apply. Checks are paid to the landlord or management company.

    If the maximum payment does not satisfy the payment requirements of the landlord, you must pay the balance and security deposit (payment receipt required).

    You can only receive one type of assistance per year.

Locations and Hours

  • Liberty City Community Resource Center

    2500 NW 62nd Street, Miami, FL 33147
    305-756-2830
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Accion Community Resource Center

    970 SW 1st Street, 4th Floor, MIAMI, FL 33130
    305-545-2224
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Goulds Center

    21300 SW 122nd Ave, Miami, FL 33170
    305-233-2121
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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