There are several programs that may be able to help you pay your rent or mortgage if you are struggling to afford it. These include:
Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers: This program provides financial assistance to help low-income households afford rent in the private market.
Public Housing: This program provides affordable rental housing for low-income families, seniors, and people with disabilities.
Homeownership Assistance: There are several programs that provide financial assistance to help low-income households buy a home, such as the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) Homeownership Voucher program.
To find out more about these and other programs that may be able to help you pay your rent or mortgage, you can contact your local Department of Health and Human Services or Department of Social Services, or search online resources such as HUD’s Affordable Housing Locator.