Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

Alternate Name: ERAP

Organization: United Planning Organization

If you are facing eviction and homelessness, UPO can help obtain payment for overdue rent, a security deposit for a new residence, or your first month’s rent at a new home.–need to add for severe cases, first come first serve, etc. They receive tons of requests for this service that doesn’t move them to self-sufficiency.
We work with the federal Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) to support the needs of low-income DC residents and their families who are experiencing immediate housing crises. All ERAP payments are made directly to the landlord, court, or court marshals.
Application: To learn more about ERAP, determine your eligibility, and apply for emergency assistance, please call 202-562-3800
Service Category: Money
Related Program:
  • Housing Counseling

    Our housing counseling services provide the support, advice, and assistance you need to avoid homelessness, become a responsible tenant or owner, and live in comfort, safety, and security.

UPO Anacostia Community Service Center
1649 Good Hope Rd SE Washington DC 20020

(202) 610-5900

Ralph Waldo 'Petey' Greene Community Service Center
2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE Washington DC 20032

(202) 562-3800