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

Herkimer County HEAP contacts

Department of Social Services

Herkimer County Department of Social Services

301 North Washington Street, Suite 2110
Herkimer, NY 13350
Phone: (315) 867-1220
Days Open: Monday - Friday

Alternate Certifiers

Herkimer County Department of Aging

109 Mary Street, Suite 1101
Herkimer, NY 13350
Phone: (315) 867-1195
Days Open: Monday - Friday

After Hours Emergency Contact


Phone: 911
Days Open: Monday - Friday

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