Eviction and Utility Relief > Tenants

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Who Can Apply?

​​​To qualify for rent and utility assistance through the Healthy at Home Eviction Relief Fund​, applicants must live in Kentucky*, meet income requirements, provide proof that they are behind on rent and utility payments, and complete an online application. 

* Fayette and Jefferson counties have their own applications. Apply for their progr​ams using the buttons below.​

Not eligible for assistance are:
  • People living with family and paying rent informally.
  • Section 8 residents (they CANNOT get rent assistance, but they CAN get utility assistance).
  • Those receiving other short-term assistance (we will only consider paying for months for which you have not received assistance).

​See monthly ​or annual ​income limits or use the calculator at teamkyhherf.ky.gov​ to check your income eligibility.

​​How Does It Work?

Team K​entucky pays landlords and utility companies direct payments for past-due rent and utility bills. Applicants can qualify for up to 15 months of payments - 12 past-due months, dating back to April 2020, and three future months. ​

What Do I Need?

  • ​Documentation of your income.
    • ​2020 IRS 1040 tax form.
    • Pay stubs, unemployment statement from the last 60 days.
  • Proof of residence (ID with your address or mail showing your name and address).
  • A lease signed by you and your landlord.*
  • An email address.* 
  • ​Your landlord's email address.
  • Proof ​that you are behind on rent and/or utility payments (a notice of eviction. pending court action, past-due letter from your landlord, recent utility bill showing you are behind on payments). 
*You can create an email account or lease by clicking one of the ​buttons below. ​

More Resources


Looking for the Media Toolkit? Visit KHC's News and Events page​ for media resources including videos and press releases for the Eviction Relief program.​ To see additional help available to Kentuckians in need, visit our resources page​. ​

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Kentucky Housing Corporation
1231 Louisville Road, Frankfort, KY 40601
502-564-7630; 800-633-8896 (KY only); TTY 711
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