Emergency Shelter services for Faulkner County only

Emergency services such as Rental Assistance and Hotel Stay can be provided when funds are available; this program is funded by the United Way of Central Arkansas .

For additional information about the program contact 501-329-3891 ext. 2121.

Rental assistance can provide up to $300 assistance for the first month or past due rent for income eligible applicants.  Persons applying for assistance must call 501-358-8653 between the hours of 8 am and 10 am on the first business day of the month.  Calls will not be accepted once funds are depleted for the month.


  • Applicants must be at or below the 125% Federal Poverty guidelines
  • Must have not received rental assistance during the previous 12 months
  • Must not have an open warrant for arrest
  • Must provide lease agreement


Hotel Stay assistance can provide 3 night motel stay for eligible applicants who are homeless or without shelter, when funds are available.  Applicants can contact  501-329-3891 to check on availability.

Emergency assistance may be available on a case by case basis.  Please contact your local office for more information.

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