Housing & Utilities assistance:
The local HEN provider may pay rent and/or utility assistance directly to a landlord or utility company for you. In some counties, HEN will pay back rent, utility bills, and/or move-in deposits. HEN may pay other costs, such as application or screening fees, or storage costs.
Personal essential needs items
You may receive:
- Personal health and hygiene items (toothpaste, shampoo, toilet paper)
- Household cleaning supplies (laundry and dish soap)
- Bus passes, other transportation costs (limited)
* HEN does not give retailer gift cards, vouchers, or certificates to buy these things.