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 Central Arkansas United Way. For additional information about the program contact 501-329-3891 ext. 2132.

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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