Rental Assistance Resources
Montgomery County Emergency Rental Assistance Program
As part of an emergency COVID-19 relief bill passed in December 2020, Montgomery County has nearly $16 million available to help individuals and families with their rent costs. This funding can help cover up to 12 months of back rent and up to 3 months of future rental expenses.
To be eligible, at least one individual in the household must meet one of the following criteria:
Have qualified for unemployment benefits or can attest in writing that they have experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs or experienced other financial hardship due to the pandemic
Demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability
Have a household income below 80% of the area median income
To apply for rental assistance, call the United Way's Helplink at 211 or (937) 225-3000.
Miami Valley Community Action Partnership Home Relief Program
Mortgage Assistance Resources
Homeownership Center Mortgage Assistance Program
Homeless? Need Shelter?
Montgomery County Shelter & Outreach Providers
605 S. Patterson Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45402
24-hour emergency shelter for youth ages 10-21.
Crisis Hotline: (937) 461-1000
Administrative Offices: (937) 395-4600
Gettysburg Gateway for Men
1921 S. Gettysburg Ave.
24-hour emergency shelter for single men.
Contact: (937) 222-7350
PATH Street Outreach
Outreach to single adults and families who are living on the street or unsheltered places.
Contact: (937) 263-4449 ext. 410
St. Vincent Gateway for Women & Families
120 W. Apple Street
Dayton, OH 45402
24-hour emergency shelter for single women and families, including families with children and families without children.
Contact: (937) 461-7837
YWCA Dayton Domestic Violence Shelter
24-hour shelter for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and human trafficking.
Crisis Hotline: (937) 222-SAFE (7233)
The Street Card Resource Guide is designed to provide homeless persons with information on needed services for which they may be eligible. The Street Card Resource Guide contains a limited listing of services in Montgomery County.
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