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Our rapid re-housing program helps people experiencing homelessness move quickly from emergency shelters, bridge housing, or the streets into housing. Rapid re-housing funds are flexible, offering short-term and medium-term rental subsidies, security deposits, utility assistance, or other start-up costs to individuals who need support securing housing.

Rapid Re-Housing

Program Information

  • Clients with the highest acuity are given first priority for rapid re-housing funds.

  • Income is not required for the program.

  • Case Management is provided for at least 12 months after placement.

  • The duration of the financial assistance is determined on a case-by-case basis and reviewed monthly.

  • Fair Market Rent (FMR) is utilized as a guideline for rent/utility limits.

  • Case Managers work with landlords to find affordable housing for clients. 

To be elgible for the Rapid Rehousing Program clients:

  • Must be willing to sign and follow the participation agreement.  This agreement requires clients to meet with a case manager and develop objectives that focus on maintaining permanent housing. Case management is provided for at least 12 months.

For more information on the Rapid Re-Housing program, please contact our Case Management Team at 304.292.0101.

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