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

HEAP Contacts

OTDA Home Programs & Services Home Energy Assistance Program HEAP Contacts

Local District Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Contacts

Essex County HEAP contacts

Department of Social Services

Essex County Department of Social Services

PO Box 217
7551 Court Street
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Phone: (518) 873-3878 or (518) 873-3446
Days Open: Monday - Friday

Alternate Certifiers

Essex County Office for the Aging

PO Box 217
132 Water Street
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Phone: (518) 873-3695
Days Open: Monday - Friday

After Hours Emergency Contact

Essex County Sheriff’s Department

Phone: (518) 873-6321
Days Open: Monday - Friday

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