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Rent & Utility Assistance In Ithaca, NY

6 listings found in Ithaca, NY. Including 9 more within 30 miles.

Ithaca Rent & Utility Assistance

Contact
Internet Only


Description
Provides assistance with rent subsidies, emergency rent relief and utility expenses in the Ithaca area. Contact them via their website and they will help you according to your personal needs and requirements.

Hours
Phone Consultations M-F

Eligibility
Anyone in need of inexpensive housing, rental assistance or utility payment assistance.

Documents Required
Case by case basis.

Area Served
Ithaca, NY and vicinity.

Validated
2019-11-04

Housing Benefits

Contact
Internet Only


Description
Start here to find out what housing benefits you qualify for in the Ithaca, NY area. They'll guide you through the process of finding housing assistance, help you qualify, and assist you with the application process.

Eligibility
Anyone in need of inexpensive housing, rental assistance or utility payment assistance.

Documents Required
Case by case basis.

Area Served
Ithaca, NY and vicinity.

Validated
2019-11-04

Greater Ithaca Activities Center



Contact
301 W Court St
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 272-3622


Description
THE ROBIN FUND HAS BEEN RE-OPENED AS OF 12/10/2013Established by friends and family of Robin Whittlesey as a contribution to the Ithaca community in her memory.Benefits individual citizens, families and children of the greater Ithaca community who are undergoing hardship or who may have special needs, e.g., emergency mortgage or rent assistance, family crises, special clothing needs, aid in attending summer programs or special events, scholastic needs, etc.  Applicants should keep in mind that the Robin Fund has very limited resources.Applications are available from front office staff at GIAC. After submitting an application, the applicant should hear back from the committee within seven days. Applications should include documentation regarding the request, i.e., eviction notice, shut-off notice etc.

Eligibility
Ithaca and surrounding area residents with hardship or special needs

Area Served
Tompkins County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15816

Ithaca Neighborhood Housing Services (INHS)



Contact
115 W Clinton St
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 277-4500


Description
Promotes quality, affordable housing in Tompkins County through:grants and low-interest loans for purchasing a home or making home repairsclasses on: buying a home, classroom or online home maintenanceone-on-one counseling on home purchaseaffordable rental units in Tompkins County and the town of Tyre in Seneca Countydoes not offer financial assistance or counseling to those with foreclosure issues with foreclosure issues

Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 5 pm; closed weekendsMon: 9am 5pmTue: 9am 5pmWed: 9am 5pmThu: 9am 5pmFri: 9am 5pm

Area Served
Tompkins County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15815

Tompkins Community Action



Contact
701 Spencer Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 273-8816


Description
Summer 2017:  Tompkins Community Action main office is undergoing major renovation.  They have set up temporary offices at 609 Clinton St #111 and they expect to reside at this location until Spring or Summer 2018.

Hours
Mon: 9am 4:30 pmTue: 9am 4:30 pmWed: 9am 4:30 pmThu: 9am 4:30 pmFri: 9am 4:30 pm

Eligibility
Federal eligibility (poverty) guidelines

Area Served
Tompkins County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15814

Catholic Charities of Tompkins



Contact
324 W Buffalo St
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 272-5062


Description
Referrals and assistance to low-income residents with urgent needs at its Ithaca offices and  food pantries in Danby, Groton and Caroline.free clothing, personal care products, linens, towels sheets and diapersaccepts donations of bedding (sheets, blankets,etc.), towels and clean clothing for men, women and children, including new shoes.Once-a-year emergency financial help when resources are available:security deposits May 2018- out of funds until further notice

Hours
Closed 12 Noon-1pmTue: 9am 4pmWed: 9am 4pmThu: 9am 4pmFri: 9am 4pm

Eligibility
Tompkins County residents, based on family income

Area Served
Tompkins County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15817

Newfield Town Clerk



Contact
166 Main St
Newfield, NY 14867
(607) 564-9981


Description
Collects donations from Newfield residents to give back to the community. Provides help for Newfield Town residents with:utility billsschool tuition (scholarships)general financial difficultiesDOES NOT ASSIST WITH FIRST/LAST MONTH'S RENT

Eligibility
Newfield resident over 6 mo; once/ year/ household

Area Served
Tompkins County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15376

Catholic Charities of Cortland



Contact
33 Central Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607) 756-5992


Description
Services, such as case management, residential services and emergency assistance, targeted to individuals affected by mental illness and substance abuse, living in poverty, delinquent and at-risk youth. Holiday Season 2016-

Hours
Office hours. Program hours vary. The Main Office closes from 12-1pm for lunch daily.Mon: 8:30am 4:30pmTue: 8:30am 4:30pmWed: 8:30am 4:30pmThu: 8:30am 4:30pmFri: 8:30am 4:30pm

Eligibility
Varies by program

Area Served
Cortland County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15373

Schuyler County Social Services



Contact
323 Owego St
Montour Falls, NY 14865
(607) 535-8303


Description
Provides temporary benefits and services to income eligible individuals and families with the aim of helping them become self-sufficient. Services include Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) or Family Assistance, Safety Net Assistance (for single individuals or childless couples), employment and food stamp benefits. Child care subsidies are available to low income families to enable them to afford child care and continue to work. May use a registered or informal provider or a relative.

Eligibility
Must meet income eligibility guidelines. Other qualifications may need to be met, depending on program and funding source, call for information.

Area Served
Schuyler County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15580

Open Door Mission



Contact
425 North Ave
Owego, NY 13827
(607) 687-1121


Description
Provides emergency and regular food, rent, utility and prescriptions assistance to those in need in Owego Village area. Emergency food delivery to anyone 65+ who is housebound or disabled and resides in OwegoVillage area. Delivery 3rd Thursday.

Area Served
Tioga County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15774

Tioga County Rural Ministry



Contact
143 North Ave
Owego, NY 13827
(607) 687-3021


Description
Provides emergency financial assistance one time to help pay for fuel, utility, medical bills, etc.

Hours
Mon 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Tue 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Wed 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Thu 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Fri 10:00 am - 1:00 pmCall to make an appointment. No financial assistance available on Friday.

Eligibility
Proof of Tioga County residency.

Documents Required
Photo ID and proof of Tioga County residency.

Area Served
Tioga County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15767

Food Stamps Department



Contact
1062 Ny-38
Owego, NY 13827
(607) 687-8300


Description
Social Services promotes self-sufficiency and protects citizens by providing financial and social services to eligible County residents through program development, application of the law and encouragement of responsibility in an empathetic, timely and customer focused manner.Provide emergency assistance and assistance for burial payment direct to Funeral Home for indigent burial when income or resources are not available for such purposes.

Hours
Mon 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Tue 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Wed 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Thu 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility
Income/resources

Documents Required
Application

Area Served
Tioga County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15776