Other Housing Resources

Other Affordable Housing Providers
PHA has over 104,000 people on the public housing waiting list. Due to low unit turnover, the housing authority is currently processing applicants from 2004.

Below is a listing of other affordable housing resources in the City of Philadelphia. Please note that PHA is not affiliated with these housing providers and that the agency does not manage the waitlists for these sites. Please contact them for more information about the types of housing they offer and their application process.

Rental Assistance
If you are a PHA resident dealing with a financial hardship and you are having trouble paying your rent, please contact your manager immediately to discuss your situation.

Below is a list of rental assistance agencies in the city.

  • Emergency Assistance Services
    801 Market Street, 5th Floor
    215-560-1976
  • City Relocation Services
    5252 N. 13th Street
    215-685-9087
  • Office of Supportive Housing
    1430 Cherry Street
    215-686-7150
  • Philadelphia Corporation for Aging
    642 N. Broad Street
    215-765-9000
    *Only for seniors 60 years of age or older scheduled for eviction
  • TURN
    1315 Walnut Street
    215-940-3900
    9am - 5pm, Mon-Fri (Now Open)
    Rental Assistance, Security Deposits, etc.
  • Housing Association of Delaware County
    658 N. Watts Street
    215-978-0224
  • Germantown Avenue Crisis Ministry
    35 W. Chelten Avenue
    215-843-2340