Web Address: http://www.bcacha.org/Rental_Assistance/rental_assistance.html
Notes: PROGRAM FEES: Free PROGRAM SERVICES: Public Housing (must contribute 30% of monthly adjust gross income towards rent), Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers
Languages: English, Spanish and translation services when needed.
Housing / Shelter/Rental Assistance, Low Income Housing;
Jesse Tree Emergency Rent and Mercy Assistance
Address: 1121 Miller St, Boise ID 83702
Phone Number: 2082829486
Web Address: http://www.jessetreeidaho.org
Notes: PROGRAM HOURS: Tuesday - Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, Wednesday evening 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PROGRAM FEES: None PROGRAM SERVICES: The Jesse Tree of Idaho administers the Emergency Rent and Mercy Assistance program (ERMA). The Jesse Tree provides a safety net for extremely low to low income persons living in Ada and Canyon Counties who are at risk of becoming homeless by providing one-time rent assistance and case management. Clients of our Emergency Rent and Mercy Assistance (ERMA) program are given strategies to develop a positive relationship with their landlords. We also provide referrals and opportunities to help them remain in their current home. Contact office for initial screening.
Languages: Any person requiring language interpretation or special assistance to accommodate physical, visual or hearing impairments please contact the office manager at 383-9486.
Eligibility: Demonstrate their need is short term and emergency in nature. Have a lease. Have received a pay or quit / eviction notice with no court date scheduled. Have verifiable income. Have three consecutive months of non-delinquent rent in rent record. Live in Ada County or Canyon County Participate in a case management plan Have landlord participation. Housing meets Housing Quality Standards (HQS) A home inspection is required.