Homeownership Assistance Programs
When funds are available, these programs offer assistance with rent in order to prevent eviction and homelessness. Some programs also occasionally assist with security deposits or first month’s rent, particularly for families currently experiencing homelessness.
Prince George’s County Homeless Prevention Services
Contact: 301-909-6363, https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov
Location: 805 Brightseat Rd, Landover, MD 20785
Instructions: Applicants will be asked a series of screening questions when they call, in order to determine eligibility for assistance. These questions are listed on the website, as well as other needed documents (such as pay stubs, IDs, lease, Social Security cards).
Contact: 301-499-2319, http://www.cmpgc.com/
Location: 311 68th Pl, Seat Pleasant, MD 20743
Instructions: Call and request information about anti-eviction assistance.
United Communities Against Poverty
Contact: Renee Carroll, 301-322-5700 x120, https://www.ucappgc.org
Location: 1400 Doewood Ln, Capitol Heights, MD 20743
Instructions: Call Renee.
Bethel House A.M.E.
Contact: 301-372-1700, http://www.thebethelhouse.org
Location: 6810 Floral Park Rd, Brandywine, MD 20613
Instructions: Call and request information.
Contact: 301-277-6103, https://www.icarol.info/
Location: 4825 Edmonston Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781 United States
Instructions: Orientations are held on the 1st day of each month at 8:30AM (on the first Monday if the 1st is a weekend). Applicants must attend the orientation to be eligible, and should call a few days ahead of time to announce their intention to come to the orientation. Applicants are picked via a lottery system at the orientation. There is a list of required documents on the website, which includes IDs, proof of residence, Social Security cards, pay stubs, and proof of expenses.