Important Information Regarding the Emergency Rental Assistance Program

The Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) will be administering an Emergency Rental Assistance Program to provide eligible households in New York State with a one-time rental subsidy that will be sent directly to the household’s landlord. OTDA is developing an online application portal for tenants and landlords to apply for this program and will be releasing additional information regarding eligibility criteria and the application process soon.

Last updated: February 19, 2021, 10:30 AM

Contract & Grant Opportunities

OTDA Home Contract & Grant Opportunities Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of bid/funding opportunities does OTDA provide?

OTDA uses contracts to provide needed programmatic services, information systems support and a variety of business services. Programmatic services provided include Child Support, Disability Determinations, Homeless Housing, Refugee and Immigrant Assistance and Transitional Support.

How do I apply for funding or bid on OTDA contracts?

You need to obtain a copy of the applicable Request for Proposals (RFP) or Invitation for Bids (IFB) and submit a response as required by the bid document.

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