Utility & Rental Assistance Program

Homeward Bound can provide utility and rental assistance funds for qualifying Phoenix families effected by COVID-19. 

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Renters must live in the City of Phoenix, AND

Be 18 years or older or an emancipated youth, AND

Have an income at or below 30% of the Area Median Income*, AND

A household member qualified for unemployment benefits OR the household experienced reduced income/increased expenses due to COVID-19, AND

Housing is unstable or at risk (past-due rent, utility notices, or eviction notice)

Area Median Income Eligibility Chart

If eligible, assistance may be available to you. Please complete the inquiry form below to hear from a Homeward Bound staff member within the next two business days. 

Click on the button below for a list of documents you will need to provide with your application upon eligibility approval. 

If you have any questions about the form please contact preventionservices1@homewardboundaz.org.

Eligibility Inquiry Form
  • Your Personal Information

    Please let us know how to get in touch with you.
  • Please type N/A or retype your name if you don't use other names.
  • Eligibility Questionnaire

    Please answer the following questions to determine your eligibility.
  • Additional Income

    Please write in the amount you receive in the boxes that apply to you. If you don't receive one of the mentioned, please type in "0".
  • I.E. SSI, child support, unemployment etc.
  • Combined total for all family members receiving income.
  • What assistance are you seeking?

    Please let us know which assistance you are requesting.
  • Please choose ONE.
  • If you chose this option, please put the amount of your payment. If not seeking rental assistance please type "0"
  • If you chose this option, please put the amount of your payment. If not seeking rental assistance please type "0"
  • Please choose ONE.
  • If you chose this option, please put the amount of your payment. If not seeking utility assistance please type "0"
  • If you chose this option, please put the amount of your payment. If not seeking utility assistance please type "0"
  • If you chose this option, please put the amount of your payment. If not seeking utility assistance please type "0"
  • If you chose this option, please put the amount of your payment. If not seeking utility assistance please type "0"
  • If you chose other, please specify the utility bill you would like paid and the amount. Ex: Gas - $50 If not seeking utility assistance please type "0"