Free apartments for single mothers near you.
Find how to get free apartments and homes for single mothers near you. There are government housing programs that provide rent free homes, studios, and apartment for single moms and kids. A number of national charity organizations also provide resources. Struggling single mothers can get free housing, whether they have an income or not. Find free apartments and housing for single mothers that may be near you below.
A wide range of assistance programs are out there. There are free apartments for women (and their kid(s)) to move to if they are facing physical or emotional abuse or violence. The government section 8 HCV voucher program can, in some situations, pay for an entire rent payment for a period of time – thereby making the apartment free. Emergency housing for homeless single moms is available, there are HUD resources, charities and other resources that can help, even including women with no income or that are unemployed.
Charities near you with free apartments for single moms
While a charity and/or church has limited resources, many of them do try to help children, single mothers, women who need a safe place to live after leaving a domestic violence situation and others. Women or girls or teenagers that have been trafficked, refugees, immigrants and others in crisis can also access free housing near them. There are also non-profits near you that operate free housing for single moms.
The Shared Housing and CoAbode Outreach Program near you is a free housing program that is focused on single moms, their kids, infants, babies, and others. It is in effect “shared” housing in which women, no matter their income or if they work or not, live together and share an apartment or property with others. This in effect makes it free to live in. More information on Homeshare Shared Housing.
All women, including single moms, can turn to the YWCA. The non-profit provides housing and support services for moms, including single mothers. They operate the nation’s largest network of free, emergency housing, apartments and shelters for women who are leaving a domestic violence situation. Children can also use the YWCA apartments near you, and the charity provides access to food, legal, financial aid and other support. Get details on single mom housing from YWCA..
Single moms can use free apartments at Catholic Charities. They have tens of thousands of units, apartments, and also rapid rehousing beds that may be near you and even in a local church. There is assistance for women who are leaving an abusive situation, refugees or immigrants, sex or human trafficking victims and others. Children and the mom can use the free housing or apartments. Continue with assistance from a Catholic Charities near you.
Mercy Housing operates a network of cheap as well as free apartments for the low income, including single mothers. Any free studio, home, or residence is for short term needs only. Then the mom and her kids will be transitioned to a low-cost unit. Continue reading about, and find free services for women and single moms from Mercy Housing.
The Salvation Army provides housing for single moms, grants, vouchers and more. There may be free emergency apartments near you offered faith-based charity. The Salvation Army also has shelters for women and kids/infants, transitional or permanent housing units and other resources. More on Salvation Army housing assistance programs.
The United Way has assistance programs for single mothers, including around safe, affordable or free housing. The non-profit works with corporations, local and national charities, social service agencies and others to help anyone in need, including single parents or moms. Free referrals are given to private run or government housing units. Get referrals to free apartment, government aid for single moms, charities and more from the United Way.
Government housing for single mothers
There are two primary places for free apartments, homes and housing near you. The federal government Housing and Urban Development Agency (HUD) offers several services (which can be free for single moms who have no income) and there is also HPRP, or homeless prevention and rapid rehousing.
Rapid Rehousing is part of a federal government grant program, sometimes referred to as ESG or rapid reohusing and homeless prevention. There is free money, financial assistance, security deposit help and other aid to help people, including single moms and their kids, move into a cheap (yet safe) or free apartment them. Everything from free transitional housing to grant money, homeless shelters and more is offered. More on rapid rehousing grants for apartments.
Public Housing Authorities, or PHAs near you, oversee section 8 rent free private apartments or houses for single moms with a low or limited income. The units will be child friendly. The housing choice voucher program will provide, in some cases, free homes, apartments, condos, and more to single moms if they have no job or income.
However, it is time limited and eventually the HCV voucher program will require some form of income-based rent to be paid. Select a state below to find how single moms can apply for a free home to live in near them, their work, or family.