Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs
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Help for Texans



Help for Texans will be closed for maintenance on Sunday, November 10, from 8 am to 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time. During this time you may wish to contact the 2-1-1 Texas Information & Referral Network (2-1-1 TIRN) for information on local nonprofit organizations that may be able to offer assistance programs. To reach 2-1-1 TIRN, dial 211 or 1-877-541-7905.


Find Help in 3 Easy Steps

Select the type of help you need, enter your city or county, and get a list of organizations that may be able to help you.


Select the type of help you need.

Help with Manufactured Housing

Visit our Manufactured Housing Division or call toll free 800-500-7074.

Reduced Rent Apartments

Use these databases to find reduced rent apartments:

Home repair, architectural barrier removal, and rehabilitation.

Short-term rent payment help, eviction relief, homeless shelters and services

Helps to lower utility bills by making homes more energy efficient.

Tenant Help

Mortgage loans and down payment/closing cost assistance. Or, visit Texas Homeownership Programs.

Disaster Relief Resources

Foreclosure mitigation resources

Call the toll free Homeowner's HOPE Hotline at 1-888-995-4673 or visit Foreclosure Prevention.

Enter your city or county:


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