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Local Rent Assistance

Eviction & Other Landlord Issues

City and county rent assistance programs. Availability may vary.

See local rent assistance programs below. Funding availability may vary. Be sure to check all available resources. Some program applications require landlord participation. Others do not.

If your community is not listed, please contact your local government to see what resources may be available.

City Programs

Beaumont area (through Legacy CDC): 409-832-2723

Belton

El Paso (call County of El Paso’s General Assistance Department at (915) 546-8150)

Fort Worth

Frisco

Garland

Houston (see also Northwest Assistance Ministries)

Irving

Laredo

Pearland

Port Arthur area (through Legacy CDC): Call 409-832-2723

San Antonio (Links to SAMMinistries rent assistance program and other resources.)

Tyler (PATH)

County Programs

Bell County

Bexar County (Links to SAMMinistries rent assistance program and other resources.)

Brazoria County

Cameron County

Collin County

Dallas County

Denton County

El Paso County (call County of El Paso’s General Assistance Department at (915) 546-8150)

Fort Bend County

Galveston County: Call Mainland Community Partnership at 409-643-8240

Hardin County (through Legacy CDC): Call 409-832-2723 or 409-832-2723

Harris County

Hidalgo County

Jefferson County

McLennan County

Montgomery County

Nueces County

Orange County (through Legacy CDC): Call 409-832-2723 or 409-832-2723

Tarrant County

Taylor County (can also call 325-674-1341 or pick up forms in person at Taylor County Social Services Office, 400 Oak St., Suite 202, Abilene, TX 79602)

Webb County: Call (956) 523-4182

If you have already been sued for eviction.

See how the 53rd Emergency Order (formerly the Texas Eviction Diversion Program) might be able to help.

Also see how to file an Answer to help protect your rights and tell the court about possible defenses.

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