About Us Services News/Events Get Involved Job Opportunities Contact Us

Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program

Eligible persons are homeless who live on the street, in an emergency shelter, in places not meant for human habitation, being evicted within a week, being discharged within a week from an institution in which the person has been a resident for more than 30 days, or fleeing a domestic violence situation.

* Provides rental assistance, security deposit assistance, utility allowance (if qualifies), case management, transportation, medical assistance, budget/credit classes, food assistance, heating/cooling assistance, utility assistance, educational assistance, GED preparation and referrals.
Serves Clark, Estill, Lincoln, Madison and Powell Counties.

KRFDC currently has three full-time Case Managers and one part-time Case Manager. Each Case Manager is assigned clients based on geographic location to their home and current caseload and typically has 15-20 clients at a time. In addition to their current caseload, Case Managers have ongoing contact with persons seeking housing and other forms of assistance.

For more information contact:
Gathala Strange

Estill County
111 Collins Street
Irvine, KY 40336
Powell County
212 10th Ave.
Clay City, KY 40312

The Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program is funded through a grant provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and is passed through Kentucky Housing Corporation.