Security Deposit Program
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The National Low Income Housing Coalition is providing this data as a public service. NLIHC will continue to update the database. The accuracy of the data is based on information provided by the programs' administrators and user submissions.
The Security Deposit Program provides a security deposit guarantee of up to two months of rent to landlords who rent to families living in emergency shelters, or households with a federal Section 8 housing voucher program or a Rental Assistance Program certificate are eligible for the program.
The funding for this program is provided by the state and federal government, with 80% of the funding coming from the state. For FY12, $547,734 was budgeted for this program.
Contact: Neil Newman, Department of Social Services, 860-424-5578, [email protected]