Housing

Are you struggling with housing costs? We can help.
At UESF, our programs and services are designed to keep you in your home. We provide assistance with rent, security deposits, utility costs, and mortgage payments. UESF staff also can help you achieve long-term financial stability through case management, connection to benefits and housing stability workshops.

Learn more about UESF’s housing assistance programs by selecting from the options below.

Our Housing Stabilization Programs

Shelter to Permanent Housing

When a utility account remains delinquent, it not only threatens a family’s financial stability—it can be the difference between remaining in the shelter system or obtaining permanent housing. Learn more

Philadelphia Works Partnership

Since February 2010, UESF has partnered with Philadelphia Works to assist their workforce development clients with utility, rental/mortgage, and security deposit assistance. Learn more

Support for Households with Disabilities

For those impacted by a catastrophic medical event or condition, UESF provides direct financial assistance for housing and utilities, budget counseling, and help with furniture and minor repairs. Learn more

Veterans Program

UESF works with veterans and veteran families who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of losing their homes. Our range of services helps them acquire the resources to become stable. Learn more

BenePhilly Center

BenePhilly seeks to connect low-income Philadelphians with the benefits they deserve. Learn more

Self-Sufficiency Workshops

UESF’s ongoing series of educational sessions is designed to instill helpful knowledge as well as a sense of responsibility to help keep families in their homes. Learn more