Emergency Financial Assistance

Providing assistance with rent, mortgage, and utilities

Emergency Financial Assistance

The Emergency Financial Assistance Program (EA) is a recognized and proven way to prevent homelessness. Our program serves those in our community who are struggling to pay utility bills, rent/mortgage payments or need food assistance. By aiding them with these basic needs, we ensure they can stay safely in their homes.

Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)

Catholic Charities Jacksonville is a provider of Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS services in partnership with the City of Jacksonville through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. 

Our team assists clients with housing, emergency assistance to prevent homelessness, and supportive services for low-income persons and families living with HIV/AIDS. 

Required documentation:

  • If applying for HOPWA; HIV/AIDS lab work dated within past 12 months

  • Copy of bills (JEA bill, 3 day notice from landlord, mortgage statements, etc)

  • W-9 if paying a landlord

  • Photo ID

  • Social Security Card

For more information and to see if you qualify, please click the button and complete the intake. 

Please allow 48-72 hours for a caseworker to review your case.