HELPNM is providing housing assistance to individuals and families who are experiencing immediate housing stabilization needs in ten counties.
Assistance may include assistance with rental application fees, security deposits, last month’s rent, utility deposits, utility payments, moving costs, and/or rental arrears payments for up to six months.
Assistance is available in the following counties: Hidalgo, Luna, Grant, Roosevelt, DeBaca, Guadalupe, Torrance, Lincoln, Quay and Curry.
Individuals or families who lack a fixed or adequate residence are encouraged to apply. Those who are currently residing in a shelters, transitional housing, and hotels are eligible. Families doubled up with friends or family and/or school district McKinney-Vento applicants are encouraged to apply. Those who are currently facing eviction and in need of utility assistance for rental units are also encouraged to apply.