Rapid Rehousing is designed to assist homeless individuals and families who are currently staying at local shelters. The purpose is to help families and individuals quickly exit homelessness with both housing identification and financial assistance, and to help them achieve long-term housing stability.
Rapid Rehousing programs available in Buffalo and Erie County are: Buffalo Rapid Rehousing Program for individuals and families, Continuum of Care Program for families with children only, and Emergency Solutions Grant Program for individuals fleeing domestic violence and families with children.
The core components of rapid rehousing programs are:
For more information on these programs, please call (716) 856-4494.