I can't pay rent or utilities, what can I do?

Personalize your results

Major assistance programs

Small Loans for Individuals in Crisis

Capital Good Fund
Florida
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents

Crisis Relief Loan:

  • $300 - $1,500
  • 15-month term; no payments of interest or principal for the first three-months
  • 5% interest
  • Each application is reviewed based on pre-crisis income and expenses (typically, based on February 2020, or before)
  • No collateral required

Immigration Loan:

  • $2,000 - $20,000
  • 45-month term
  • 15.99% interest
  • No collateral required

Vehicle Purchase or Refinancing Loan:

  • $6,000 - $25,000
  • 60-month term
  • 7% - 17.99% interest, depending on application
  • Title to vehicle is used as collateral
  • For purchase or refinance of new or used vehicle
  • Max Loan-to-Value (LTV) or 115% for purchase and 130% for refinance

Temporary Cash Assistance

ACCESS Florida
Florida
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Temporary cash assistance

Emergency Financial Assistance

Catholic Charities
Miami-Dade County
Broward County
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Rent/mortgage assistance
  • Food vouchers
  • Utility assistance
  • Referrals for other services

Housing Assistance Network of Dade

Citrus Health Network
Miami-Dade County
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Temporary rent assistance
  • Temporary utility assistance

Low-Cost Internet from AT&T

AT&T
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Two months of free service to new Access customers who order by April 30, 2020. $5/mo or $10/mo thereafter, depending on speed
  • All home internet data overage fees are waived

Special assistance programs

More assistance programs

COVID-19 Ancillary Costs
HealthWell Foundation
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
Stay Connected with Verizon
Verizon
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
Miami Pandemic Assistance Program
United Way
Miami-Dade County
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents

Coming soon

No programs