Crisis Assistance Programs

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Community Action Program (CAP)
5850 W. Glendale Avenue, Basement Level
Glendale, AZ 85301

The Glendale Community Action Program administers the following financial assistance programs for people that are experiencing a temporary crisis resulting in a loss of income or increased expenses making it difficult to meet basic needs.  Each program has multiple funding sources with various eligibility requirements. Our eligibility specialists will review your circumstances against all possible programs. 

UTILITY ASSISTANCE (electric, gas, or water)
HOMELESS ASSISTANCE (rent and utilities)

IMPORTANT:  Some homes may have a Glendale mailing address, but have services provided by another city or even Maricopa County.  To verify if you reside in Glendale's service area, click the Renters/Homeowners Online Application below.

    Renters and Homeowners
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    Homeless in Glendale?
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Arizona Department of Housing: Homeowner Assistance Fund

The Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) is a federally-funded, foreclosure-prevention program that provides assistance for low-income Arizona homeowners experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19.

If you are in danger of losing your home, the HAF program can prevent that from happening. Click here for more information

Legal Assistance for Nonpayment of Rent Program

To seek help for your court case, call Community Legal Services at 602.385.8880 immediately. 

Any Glendale resident who is at risk of eviction for non-payment of rent is eligible for free legal assistance through this cooperative contract between Maricopa County and Community Legal Services.  For more information visit: 

Frequently Asked Questions

See below for answers to common program questions.  Our complete policy can be found here.