Housing Stability Services
Are you or someone you know facing housing instability or homelessness in Windham and Windsor Counties? SEVCA's housing assistance program can help. We take a unique, strength-based approach to assist clients in need.
At SEVCA, our team works closely with you to identify your immediate needs, potential barriers to achieving stability and the available resources for the specific situation. Together, we'll map out the most effective steps towards securing stable housing.
Comprehensive Housing Assistance
- Payment of back rent to prevent eviction
- Security deposits and/or first month’s rent to assist with relocation
- Landlord-tenant mediation
- Financial planning and goal-setting
- Homeless assistance and shelter referral
- Other assistance: to ensure that individuals and families can maintain their current housing or obtain safe, decent, affordable housing.
Housing Support Services
SEVCA’s Family Services dedicated staff are your essential connection to a wide range of services your household may be eligible for.
In Windham and Windsor counties, we offer specialized housing support services as capacity allows. These services provide intensive support to stabilize households facing significant and persistent housing barriers.
What to Expect
Personalized Support: A housing support worker will work with you on your housing goals.
Service Coordination: We'll coordinate services to your household.
Agreed-Upon Timeline: We will work with you for an agreed-upon duration to ensure the successful stabilization of your housing.
We collaborate with other SEVCA programs and service providers, assist with benefit applications, and coordinate strategies with state agencies and community partners. Our goal is to make accessing resources as stress-free as possible during your housing crisis.