Tarrant County’s Human Services Department may be able to provide you assistance if you have been evicted or are about to be evicted due to a reduction of income related to a Covid related job loss AND your income is below 250 percent of the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines. To learn if your situation is one that may qualify, contact Human Services by calling 817-531-5620, Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tarrant County Rental Assistance Program
The 2020 Care 4 Tarrant program provided rental assistance to over 2,300 households within Tarrant County, but a large need still exists. Through ERAP, Tarrant County hopes to continue providing rent and utility assistance to residents financially hurt by COVID-19.
ERAP is open to Tarrant County renters outside the cities of Fort Worth and Arlington.
State of Texas Eviction Diversion Program
Arlington Housing Authority
The Salvation Army of North Texas
Tarrant County Homeless Coalition
For questions regarding the Tarrant County Homeless Coalition, please call 817-392-7540.
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth
While many community agencies may have to close their doors, Catholic Charities Fort Worth is open and still serving clients as usual while accepting new clients. Anyone seeking help should call CCFW’s mainline at 817-534-0814. The agency’s friendly staff will be working to solve limited financial assistance and long-term case management needs and will be happy to direct calls to community partners if they are unable to assist for any reason.
Need help paying rent and/or utilities because of COVID-19?
Getrenthelp.com is for Tarrant County residents having difficulty paying rent and/or utilities, and for landlords seeking assistance on their behalf.
Have questions? Please call 817-850-7940 and select option 1
County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111
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