Rent Payment Assistance

Rent Payment Assistance ( AIDS/HIV )

Provider: BIENESTAR HUMAN SERVICES

Housing Opportunities for People living With AIDS (HOPWA) is a short-term program that provides housing expense assistance and intervention to help maintain a stable living environment and improve access to health care or other support. This is provided through two main programs: Permanent Housing Placement Grant and Short Term Rent Mortgage and Utilities. These programs assist clients who are not able to pay their rent and/or utilities because of health complications related to their HIV/AIDS diagnosis. The agency also provides referrals to emergency and transitional housing programs. There are no geographic restrictions. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call to apply or for more information. ID, proof of HIV diagnosis, proof of residence and proof of income are required for case management and mental health services.

Call or walk in to apply for housing expense assistance; an appointment is required. ID, proof of diagnosis, proof of income (not required for cash jobs), proof of residence (within last 3 months), copy of mortgage statement or lease/rental agreement (cancelled checks and US postal money orders accepted for clients that live with or are related to the owner of the property) to their first appointment. The housing case manager and applicant will then complete the application, an individual housing plan, and a three-month budget plan to submit for review and approval for assistance. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for services.
Application Procedure
Languages
Spanish
Service Condition Fee

Free

Free
Documentation Required

HIV Status

Documentation

ID Required

Documentation

Proof of Income

Documentation

Address

5326 E. Beverly Blvd.

Los Angeles , CA 90022 (Physical)

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Service hours
Hours by appointment

FAX

(323) 476-0397

Service/Intake and Administration

(323) 727-7896

Service/Intake

(866) 590-6411

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