Financial Help for Berkeley Renters

Financial assistance is available for Berkeley residents who are behind on paying rent and face possible eviction. Renters can apply for one-time grants of up to $1,500 through the Housing Retention Program, which is administered by the City of Berkeley's Health, Housing and Community Services Department.

Funding is limited and a submitted application does not guarantee a grant. Eligibility requirements include:

For more information on how to apply, click on the following links: