Housing Assistance

Helps families and individuals who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.


Help Available

There are a variety of services available throughout the state:

  • Emergency shelters;
  • Transitional housing;
  • Services and financial assistance to prevent homelessness and quickly re-house families and individuals who are homeless, including:
    • Housing search and placement;
    • Landlord tenant mediation;
    • Help navigating housing resources;
    • Help with money management/credit repair;
    • Follow up services to help maintain housing; and
    • In some cases, help with financial expenses such as rental arrears, rental assistance, and security deposits.

More Information

To learn about the services available in your community, dial 2-1-1 toll free from anywhere in Vermont or go to vermont211.org.

To learn about efforts to end homelessness in Vermont, go to http://helpingtohousevt.org

Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO)

Chief Administrator Sarah Phillips
DCF - Office of Economic Opportunity
280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT - 05671-1050
Main Office: (802) 241-0935

http://dcf.vermont.gov/oeo