Category Archives: Housing Assistance

Housing assistance programs help working, disabled and the elderly with affordable housing for their families. These programs are available to those who qualify financially.

Help Paying the Rent

Emergency Rent Assistance – Losing your home can be devastating.   Eviction prevention assistance is the first line of defense against homelessness.  Government agencies, charities, and community action groups are available to help you stay in your home or apartment.  If you are facing eviction, and cannot pay your most important bill, you probably need immediate help!  There are many organizations both… Read More »

Rent Assistance Programs for Single Mothers

Single Mothers Rent Assistance Programs.   Many single mothers occasionally need help to prevent eviction.  The Salvation Army and other faith-based ministries can be a one-stop resource for many of your needs.  As a single mom, your kids are the most important things in the world.  If you are having difficulties, there are many amazing programs that will help you until your situation improves.  Most of all… Read More »

Charlotte Transitional and Temporary Housing Programs, NC

Transitional housing/temporary housing – Charlotte, NC.  If you live in Charlotte, NC and need short-term help with housing, there are emergency housing programs available. Whether you live in Mecklenburg, Gaston or Union County, there are temporary living opportunities available in every county.  Ten percent of Charlotte’s population is chronically homeless. There are 4,700 children enrolled in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.  Like many cities,… Read More »

How to Get Help with Rent & Utilities

Help with rent or utilities.  Do you need help with bills?  You can get emergency assistance from non-profits like the Salvation Army, Catholic Charities.  These not-for-profits help many families during this most difficult time of the year. During the holiday season, employers cut hours for part-time workers or some are let go.  Maybe you were hired for the holiday and now don’t have a job.… Read More »

Section 8 Housing & Other Government Housing Programs

Housing assistance programs.   is a tremendous help to the disabled and low-income and working population. The federal housing program is not new. It was originally instituted during the Great Depression as a means of response to the nation’s housing crisis.  Later in the century, the government devised subsidy programs to help in the development of low-income housing to meet… Read More »