Assistance Programs & Grants

Rental Assistance Programs:

If you are in need of emergency rental assistance, there are organizations in Philadelphia that may be able to provide financial aid.


Family Empowerment Services

https://ysiphilly.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2017/07/FES-flyer.pdf

https://www.phila.gov/programs/family-empowerment-services-fes/

**Child has to be living at property

215-683-6100 extension 5


Philadelphia Office of Supportive Housing (OSH)

Emergency Assistance Response Unit

5252 North 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19141

(215) 685-9087

http://www.phila.gov/osh


Emergency Shelter Assistance Program

Pennsylvania Department of Human Services

801 Market St, 5th Fl, Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 560-1976

http://www.dhs.pa.gov/


Utility Assistance Programs

If the utility bill is the tenant’s obligation and you are behind in your payments call the following agencies to see whether they can assist you: