PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR: Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) Housing Subsidy Program is a state-funded rental assistance program for people with a psychiatric disorder which provides for a monthly housing subsidy payment on a temporary basis while the individual/family is on a waiting list for permanent state and/or federal subsidy.
HOW TO APPLY: Be referred by a mental health clinician to local housing Subsidy program; Contact DMHAS Housing Services
For more information on the program, go to the 2-1-1 Database program: Emergency Housing Assistance Program
SOURCES: Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) Housing Services: Housing Assistance Fund (HAF) – Formerly Bridge Subsidy Program
PREPARED BY: 211/kq
CONTENT LAST REVIEWED: March2020