by City of San Antonio (COSA), Neighborhood & Housing Services (NHSD)
Rental Assistance Applications will be accepted from May 15 - June 15, 2023.
During this application period, eligible applicants living in San Antonio will be eligible to receive up to three consecutive months (arrears and may include current and future) of rental assistance and utility assistance, but the total amount of funds that will be provided to a household will be $3,500 maximum for rental assistance and $1,500 maximum for utility assistance.
In the reopening of the Rental Assistance program, we will process applications on a first-come, first-served basis and prioritize assisting families facing evictions.
The Emergency Housing Assistance Program program provides housing (rent or mortgage), utility, and internet assistance to qualifying individuals or families impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
This program provides:
- Rent assistance
- Utility assistance
- Internet assistance
If you have questions regarding the application or have Fair Housing-related questions please call 210-207-5910.
If you have already applied, click here to find out the status of your application.
You may find other options under the Help Pay for Housing, Help Pay for Utilities, and Eviction/Homelessness Prevention categories.
Due to limited funds, if applicants received rental or relocation assistance from our programs within 12 months of applying, they will not be eligible for an additional award.