Address:26 Bridge StCorning, NY 14830Map & Directions
Services: Helps very low and low income families to rent housing in good condition; provides direct payments to property owners on behalf of families/individuals to cover part of the rent. No emergency assistance available. Project based rental assistance is also available at Hawthorne Court in Elmira, Knoxville Senior Housing in Corning, Seneca Manor in Hornell, Lake Street Senior Apartments in Hammondsport and Village Square in Painted Post.
Eligibility: Must meet income eligibility. For tenant based vouchers, housing must meet housing quality standards. Must also complete application and meet eligibility for project based assistance.
Address:1 Park LnCorning, NY 14830Map & Directions
Services: Provides temporary assistance with rent to individuals in need.?
Eligibility: Must demonstrate need for assistance.
Documents To Bring: Copy of lease or landlord statement, denial from DSS, and proof of income for everyone in the household.
Address:32 Denison Pkwy ECorning, NY 14830Map & Directions
Services: Offers temporary financial assistance to help working families faced with emergency situations including rental assistance, utility assistance, and prescription assistance. Additional one-time help may be available depending on situation and funding availability.
Eligibility: Must meet eligibility and be a resident of Steuben County. Must not be receiving assistance, or be eligible for assistance through another program.
Address:23 Liberty StBath, NY 14810Map & Directions
Address:3 E Pulteney SquareBath, NY 14810Map & Directions
Services: Offers services to aid those receiving assistance to build the skills, and find the resources to move off of assistance and to sustain long term stability. Aids those that are in a domestic violence situation to find housing, and additional resources to gain stability away from their abusers. Provides financial assistance to individuals and families who are facing possible homelessness including rent and utility payment assistance, rent and utility security deposit assistance, and moving expenses assistance. Help with rental and utility arrears may also be available.
Eligibility: Domestic abuse services are by referral only. Must have a denial from HEAP to apply for electric and heating payment assistance. Arrears can only be applied up to 6 months prior to applying. Rental assistance cannot be applied to first month's rent. Housing must be ongoing affordable according to current income and pass an inspection.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:1343Elmira, NY 14904Map & Directions
Services: Provides prescription, first month's rent, electric, gas and heating bill assistance, and water bill payment assistance.
Eligibility: Must reside in Chemung County.
Address:425 Pennsylvania AveElmira, NY 14904Map & Directions
Services: 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 be a resident of Chemung County, meet income guidelines and additional requirements as determined by program.
Address:215 Elmwood AveElmira, NY 14903Map & Directions
Services: Provides Section 8 housing assistance which helps qualified individuals pay a portion or all of their monthly rent. No emergency services are available.
Eligibility: Must meet Federal HUD guidelines and reside in Elmira Heights or the Town of Horseheads. Rental must meet Housing Quality Standards (HQS).
Address:215 E Church St #100Elmira, NY 14901Map & Directions
Services: Provides limited financial assistance to help with fuel, electric, and gas assistance, and medical prescription assistance.
Eligibility: Must reside in Schuyler County and meet income eligibility guidelines.
Address:414 Lake StElmira, NY 14901Map & Directions
Services: Offers limited financial assistance to help working families faced with emergency situations including utility shut off notices, rental assistance for individuals who are at risk of eviction, financial assistance to purchase necessary prescription drugs and money or vouchers to purchase gasoline. Funding is extremely limited, may not be able to fill all requests.
Eligibility: Must have been denied for Immediate Need assistance through the Department of Social Services.