by City of San Antonio (COSA), Neighborhood & Housing Services (NHSD)
NHSD is open for business. To limit the spread of COVID-19, meetings are held by appointment only until further notice. Call (210) 207-6459 to schedule an appointment.
San Antonio residents struggling to pay rent on a current lease or mortgage due to an unexpected crisis should apply for Emergency Housing Assistance using the online application found here.
The Emergency Housing Assistance Program makes a one-time payment to the landlord or creditor for no more than three consecutive months or $3,5000.
Residents applying for housing assistance are also eligible to have up to $1,500 of their utility and internet bills paid through the program.
Clients approved for the housing assistance through this program are eligible for up to $300 cash assistance for fuel and groceries.
A request does not guarantee financial assistance will be provided.
Please do not submit more than one request for assistance.