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Rental assistance Osceola County Florida.

Rental assistance is available in Osceola County from a number of charities, churches as well as government organizations. There is grant money that helps pay back rent, funds for security deposits, lawyers for tenants and even section 8 housing HUD vouchers. Find rent assistance near you in Kissimmee and Osceola County.

The goal is to combine housing assistance along with case management to struggling low income families, senior citizens or single mothers among others. Get the phone number, addresses, and information on all of the Kissimmee area rental assistance and eviction prevention programs. This also includes no-wait list apartments to rehouse people or eviction forgiveness housing near you.

Financial resources that help with rent are for the low income, and are in general short term in nature. The financial assistance is not charity aid, and Osceola County individuals who apply will need to have sufficient income to sustain rental payments in the future. They also need to be able to prove their need for help, and that can include documenting receipt of an eviction notice, medical emergency, or some other type of situation that is beyond their control.

Places that help with rent in Kissimmee and Osceola County

Coalition for the Homeless in Osceola County and central Florida provides help. There are counselors that can help tenants mediate a solution with their landlord, a drop in center for the homeless or people close to eviction, and assistance in finding (and applying to) immediate rental assistance programs. No direct financial help is offered, just referrals from the Intake Center. Call 407-426-1250.

Housing and Community Services helps veterans, seniors and others with housing (among other services). There is the CDBG Rental Assistance Program, eviction prevention, applications to utility help for tenants and more. Some families in crisis can apply for emergency rental assistance in an expedited manner. The address is 1392 E. Vine Street, Kissimmee, FL 34744. Call (407) 742-8400

Catholic Charities of Central Florida runs a family assistance program. It can pay for rent, deposits on a new apartment, and basic needs. Call 407-658-1818 or 407-658-0999. All services are by appointment only and qualifications need to be met. There is also rent arrears assistance for single mothers as well as housing programs for immigrants in Osceola County. The charity is at 1603 N Thacker Ave, Kissimmee, FL 34741.




Christian Services, phone 407-425-2523, offers a homeless shelter and financial assistance service. Also may have funds for rent, mortgage, and or mobile home lot rent. They support Osceola County and central Florida. More on Christian Services Center assistance programs.

Kissimmee Housing Department
government address is 101 Church St, Kissimmee, Florida 34741. Telephone (407) 518-2245
They run the section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HUD) program. This is a rent subsidy for the very low income, seniors, or disabled. Other resources include public housing, home buying services, home repairs, emergency section 8 for women facing DV in Osceola County and other services.

Osceola County Human Services Division, address is 1392 E. Vine Street. Kissimmee, FL 34744, and can be reached at 407) 742-8400 or (407) 742-8405. Can advise people on various low income housing options and loan programs for paying back rent or other costs. One of the leading resources is TANF, which can help pay rent or utilities for low-income tenants.

  • The government may have rental assistance and administers several low income housing programs. They also help with home buying, mortgages, and foreclosures. Everything from employment to homeless prevention (including referrals to rent programs or loans) may be offered. 
  • Applicants will need to have available income to pay their rent and bills after receiving the short term help. So recipients need to be able to quickly get back on a solid financial footing. Also, the total amount of their rent for their home or apartment can’t exceed 35% of their monthly income. Priority is given to those in a crisis, including people with an eviction notice, homeless, or people who are living in a hotel/motel. Applicants can’t have received rental assistance from other resources, charities, or non-profits within the previous 18 months.

Community Legal Services of Mid Florida
Address is 800 N Main St, Kissimmee, Florida 34744. Dial - (407) 847-0053
Low income clients can get eviction help, information on applying for rent programs such as section 8 or SSI, and other housing issues address that have a legal impact. The free lawyers help tenants in Osceola County stop an eviction and locate financial help.





Salvation Army of Osceola County
Social service office - 700 Union Street, Kissimmee, FL. Call (407) 932-2009 or 407-944-9968
Programs include homeless shelters, emergency rent or utility bill help, furniture for disasters, motel vouchersand more. Any funds or grants for rent or other bills are combined with case management. Other services include housing help for migrant workers as well as transitional housing drug or substance abuse. More on Salvation Army in Florida.

Osceola Council On Aging, Inc. operates at 700 Generation Point, Kissimmee, FL 34744.  They may be able to offer financial help with past due housing expenses and will not assist with current bills or rent. Applicants for rent relief from the charity need to be 55 years of age or older, and show some form of financial management and go forward self-sufficiency. Senior citizens are often a client of this non-profit. Limited funds may be offered for paying Rent, Mortgage or utility bill assistance for people in a crisis. Call (407) 846-8532 for more information and/or to apply.

Hope Partnership works to end homelessness in Osceola County. The address is 2420 Old Vineland Rd, Kissimmee, FL 34746. They offer referrals to grant money for back rent, moving costs, storage or other bills. There is also counseling and details on leasing an apartment with bad credit. Phone: (321) 677-0245

Saint Vincent de Paul of Central Florida has multiple parishes that offer emergency help, including for rent payments. There is Corpus Christ church in Kissimmee FL (call 407-791-5597) as well as St. Thomas Aquinus  in St. Cloud Florida (call 407-498-2107). The charity helps veterans, disabled adults, the working poor as well as others with basic needs, including housing,. electric and rent. The main hotline is 407-889-4706.

Jewish Family Services of Greater Orlando covers Osceola County. Limited financial help including for rent, transitional housing or homes and more is offered. A major focus is on the elderly. The location is 2100 Lee Rd, Winter Park, FL 32789. Call (407) 644-7593 for Family Stabilization, housing loans and more.


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