Security Deposit Qualifications

Our program offers security deposit assistance to fire victims, qualifying families and individuals needing a fresh start. The following criteria determines your eligibility.


  • Pending eviction (must have a notice to quit possession)
    •You must be working and make (2) times the rent amount.
    •Currently homeless, in a shelter or halfway house.
    •Fire victim currently residing in a hotel.
    •Current victim of domestic violence needing to relocate.
    •Must not have received deposit security funds within the past year from any other organizations. 

If you are currently in need of security deposit assistance and meet the criteria, please call the office at 860-263-7916to schedule an appointment. At the time of scheduling, you will be provided with a list of documents that you will need to bring.

Our current list of approved areas for rent as of 3/1/2022 are below! Please be advised if you are moving in a different city other than Hartford, we are currently unable to assist as we are only providing help in the Hartford Asylum Hill area.