Help paying rent in Hardin County Kentucky.

Tenants facing eviction in Hardin County Kentucky can get rent assistance. There are funds available for paying for a variety of housing needs, and many low to moderate income families can get emergency rental assistance. There are also funds for paying other expenses, including security deposits, along with shelter and temporary housing.

The non-profits to turn to are below. They will also tend offer other services to clients. As it is often the case that an issue with housing has underlying causes. This is why agencies may also offer energy bill help in addition to loans or grants for paying rent. Other services may be legal aid to fight an eviction, shelter for the homeless, or money to pay utility or security deposits.

Most of the rental assistance is focused on the Elizabethtown area of Hardin County. But other, more rural families can also get help from a church or charity near them. This is indicated below.

Helping Hand Of Hope
Address is 6796 South Wilson Road
Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
Call the charity at 270-769-3092
Lower income families can get emergency funds. This may be for paying rent, bus fare, food, energy costs, and more. The charity organization covers all of Hardin county. When applying for rental assistance, bring copies of a lease, eviction letter, and income.

Elizabeth Salvation Army
Address is 1006 N Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
Referrals only are given. Other resources include overnight shelter, furniture for apartments from thrift stores, and more. While there may be emergency financial aid on occasion, rent help is rare. Read more on Hardin County Salvation Army.





Central Kentucky Community Action Council
Call (270) 769-0908
A non-profit, poverty fight organization. Find help from state or federal rent programs including ESG grants, LIHEAP, Wintercare, and more.

North Hardin County Hope, Inc.
Main address: 620 South Wilson Road
Radcliff, KY 40160
Main telephone number is (270) 351-4673
Needy families can get furniture, job training, clothing, rental assistance, and other emergency help.

SpringHaven, Inc.
P.O. Box 2047
Elizabethtown, KY 42702
They only support victims of physical or mental abuse. Free legal aid, transitional housing, counseling, and support. On occasion some moving or security deposit help is available for a new home or apartment.

Department for Community Based Services
Address of social service office - 916 North Mulberry
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Main number is (270) 766-5029
Programs include welfare, K-TAP, information on homeless prevention and rehousing, grants, and more.

Helping Hand Of The Heartland, Inc.
Location is 6796 S. Wilson Rd
Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
(270) 769-3092
Residents over 30 days late, with a pay or quit/eviction/utility disconnection notice can get one time rent help.

Housing authority in Elizabethtown
Location is 63 Public Square
Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
Telephone: (270) 765-2092
They process application to subsidized, public housing as well as section 8 HUD rental assistance. They also offer self-sufficiency, counseling, and other support in addition to the federal government rent program.




Multi Purpose Community Action
Main address is 214 Frank E Simon Ave
Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165
(502) 543-4077
Financial aid, rent payment assistance, short term housing, and more is offered.


By Jon McNamara

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