Rental Allowance Program, Baltimore City

From agency: Baltimore Housing
Resource Details

SUBSIDIZED HOUSING: Pays a portion of the monthly rent for persons who have been referred by a participating agency because they are in crisis. The person must be determined eligible through one of the participating referral providers. Call to find out what agencies provide referrals to RAP. Referrals are required and accepted from Red Cross, hospitals, shelters, and health care providers. If a referral is obtained, the person can bring the referral to the office on Mon, Tue, and Wed, 8:30AM- 12Noon to speak with a representative about their options and what is available. Applicant must be employed or in the process of getting a job unless receiving monthly monetary government assistance. Assistance is available for 6-12 months and is not renewable. Amount of assistance varies with family size. 


Family size and gross yearly income:
1 person $18,750       2 persons $21,450                      
3 persons $24,100    4 persons $26, 800                      
5 persons $28,950    6 persons $31,100
7 persons $33,200    8 persons $35,350                    

Defined coverage areas:
Physical Address 1225 West Pratt Street
Baltimore MD
21223 United States
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Hours of operation:
Wed: 8:30AM 4PM
Fri: 8:30AM Noon
Disabilities Access Yes.
Eligibility Individuals 18 and older, and eligibility is based on a case by case basis. Eligible residents are low-income families who are homeless, in danger of becoming homeless, or in need of emergency housing. Incomes of assisted households cannot exceed 30 percent of the statewide or area median income, whichever is higher.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information.
Documents Required Call for more information.
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Baltimore Housing, Office of Home Energy Programs/Weatherization
Baltimore Housing, Family Self-Sufficiency
Child Development Center

Contact Information
Mailing Address 1225 West Pratt Street
Baltimore MD
21223 United States
Fax Number 410-545-7771
Main 443-984-2228
Main Contact Name Dana
Main Contact Title Call Center Representative
Main Contact Phone 443-984-2222
Director or Senior Administrator Name Reggie Scriber
Director or Senior Administrator Title Deputy Commissioner
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 443-984-2228