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Apply for rental assistance

You can receive assistance if you are homeless or evicted with your first month rent payment but not with security deposit or one-time assistance with a regular monthly payment. The maximum amount is $800. You can only receive one type of assistance per year. Checks are payable to the landlord or management company. If the maximum payment does not satisfy the payment requirements of the landlord, you must pay any balance including security deposit (payment receipt required).

  • Eligibility

    First Month Assistance:

    • Must be homeless or evicted from prior residence.
    • 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.
  • How to Apply

    You must apply in person by visiting a Community Resource Center

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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Community Action and Human Services
Lucia Davis-Raiford , Director

Overtown Transit Village North
701 NW 1st Court, 10th Floor Miami, FL 33136
786-469-4600786-469-4600