The Rental Assistance Portal is currently accepting applications for the Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance (IERA) program. This program can provide up to 12 months in rental assistance to help cover past due and ongoing monthly rent and utility payments for qualifying Indiana renters.
Important Note: Individuals living in Hamilton County, Lake County, Marion County (Indianapolis), the City of Fort Wayne, and St. Joseph County are not eligible to apply for the IERA program. Households living in these areas must apply for rental assistance with their local municipality.
Information on the IERA rental assistance program may be found at: https://www.in.gov/ihcda/homeowners-and-renters/rental-assistance. The page contains helpful information for renters, landlords, and utility providers and helpful assistance examples, and a list of frequently asked questions.