Low-Income Texans needing help to pay water or wastewater bills may seek assistance through the Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP). TDHCA partnering with 36 statewide organizations, will deliver about $93 million in LIHWAP funds. Read more…
The Texas Homeowner Assistance Fund is now available for eligible homeowners who need help with past due mortgage payments and related expenses due to financial hardships associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about program requirements and apply online at www.texashomeownerassistance.com.
TDHCA oversees several programs that can help Texas residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. General information about these programs can be found on TDHCA’s COVID-19 Response webpage.
For most services, TDHCA works with local and state partners to deliver aid to residents at the local level. Individuals seeking assistance for utility bill assistance, homelessness prevention and related services or information related to home repair and/or modifications should use TDHCA’s Help for Texans webpage to search our database of providers.
TDHCA provides updates about new and existing programs through the TDHCA email blasts. In order to receive the latest updates about programs, please join our email list.
|Help for Texans|
|Rent Payment Assistance
(Short term, long term, eviction relief and legal aid services)
|TDHCA Section 8||800-237-6500|
|Find Affordable Rental Housing||Homeless Services|
|Utility Bill Payment Assistance||877-399-8939*|
|Homebuyer Assistance and Education||800-792-1119|
|Foreclosure Prevention: HOPE Hotline||888-995-4673|
|Disaster Assistance||Dial 2-1-1 or
|Home Repair Assistance and Home Modification for Accessibility|
|Fair Housing/Housing Discrimination (Texas Workforce Commission)||888-452-4778|
|TDHCA Staff Directory|
|*Use a land-based connection (not a cell phone) so your call will be directed properly.|