NAESM provides short term rental assistance and utility assistance for HIV positive individuals in need of such assistance, as well as assistance with deposits and first month’s rent for HIV positive individuals needing to move into a new home. NAESM will soon also provide emergency lodging assistance, and long-term rental subsidies (similar to Section 8 subsidies) to HIV positive individuals in need of that kind of support.
NAESM currently offers two (2) programs to assist clients:
(Permanent Housing Placement)
This program is an eligible supportive service activity under the HOPWA program – the goal of which is to help establish permanent residence when continues occupancy is expected.
(Short-term Rent, Mortgage, Utility)
This assistance program is designed to be a short-term, needs-based intervention to prevent homelessness. Assistance is provided for a period of up to 21 weeks in any 52-week period. The amount of assistance varies per client depending on funds available, tenant needs and program guidelines.
Call and schedule an appointment today with NAESM Housing Staff
Please note: “Assistance is provided for a period of up to 22 weeks in any 52-week period.”