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


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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Eat Smart New York (ESNY)

Child Support

New York State Supplement Program (SSP)

Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

WorkPays NY (Work Supports)

Refugee Services (RS)

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