Prevention, Diversion, & Rehousing

thru: Family Promise of Greater Rochester

Provides one-time rental assistance for eviction prevention or security deposit for new rentals for families.
  • Applicants who have illustrated a stable rental history and/or an ability to pay future rent will be supplemented by aftercare case management for up to one year from Family Promis of Greater Rochester staff and/or partner agencies.

Eligibility: Households must have child under the age of 18 or be at least 8 months pregnant to be eligible. Call for information.

Application Process: Visit website - request portal on home page. No applications taken over the phone at this time.

Required Documentation: Applicants must provide either: Rental invoice/balance statement showing the rental amount past due OR copy of lease or landlord statement showing the security deposit required. Applicants must also provide proof of income: Paystubs AND/OR DSS budget sheet or SSI/SSD income statement OR RHA subsidy income sheet. Applicants must sign an Information Release consent form.

Fees: No fees for services.

Coverage Note: Monroe County.

Languages: Spanish


This program is offered here:

Family Promise of Greater Rochester

Map Marker 1
142 Webster Avenue
Rochester NY 14609
Office M-F 9:00AM-5:00PM.
Office closed on Saturday due to COVID (usually open 10:00AM - 4:00PM)
Bus Service:
Right in front of the building.
Disabilities Access:
The Day Center is accessible, but not all congregations are accessible.



Lorraine Whitehouse
Case Manager

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