This program is offered to low-income residents of Memphis and Shelby County whose monthly income falls below 125% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines. Purpose of this assistance is to provide prevention of evictions, foreclosures and/or alleviate current homelessness.
Eligible households can be served once per program year and receive up to $1000.
To qualify for this assistance, there must be an unexpected, uncontrollablecircumstance that caused a reduction in income and/or an out-of-pocket expense within120 days that prevented the household from being able to pay rent/mortgage.
This program is offered throughout the year until all funds are exhausted. Each customer must have an appointment. Appointments are taken each Wednesday starting at 8:00 a.m.
Appointment Line (901) 222-4299