Rental Assistance Program

Emergency Rental & Utility Assistance Program

The Emergency Rental & Utility Assistance Program through Dallas Leadership Foundation is NOW open. Please only apply if you are a resident of The City of Dallas.

Some required documentation:

  • LEASE AGREEMENT – All pages signed by all parties
  • BILLING STATEMENT – For rent or utilities of what is owed with client name, property address, and landlord information for rent
  • CURRENT INCOME – Examples: Check stubs, unemployment benefits letter, pay history from an employer, SSI statement or current bank statements.
  • PROOF OF HOUSEHOLD SIZE – Examples: Lease, tax return with all in household listed, SNAP letter with all listed, socials for everyone, picture ID cards/passports, school IDs/letters/report cards or signed letter listing all others in a household
  • IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS FOR ALL ADULTS IN THE HOUSEHOLD – ID/driver’s license, social security card, passport, tax return with all household members listed, consular card/matriculation card, green card, etc.

Priority will be given to households with income less than 50% of area median income; and households with members that have been unemployed for at least 90 days.

Please apply at this link for all requirements:



Additional Resources may be available: Please visit The City of Dallas’ COVID-19 website at or dial 214-670-INFO for additional information on financial resources and eviction protections.

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