Rent Assistance


Below are some resources that may be helpful in the event that you need assistance paying your rent:

Indy and Marion County Rent Assistance:  Link

Emergency Rental Assistance: Link

For a full list of resources in your specific area, you can also call #211.

To file unemployment, click here 


Decatur Township – 317-856-6600

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*Must call to make an appointment.

Perry Township – 317-788-4815

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*Must call to make an appointment. 

Pike Township
  – 317-291-5801

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Franklin Township – 317-780-1700

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*Must call to make an appointment. Please note children are not allowed in the Building.

Warren Township – 317-327-8947

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Washington Township –

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*Must call for an appointment, no walk-ins allowed. They will only assist with rent and utilities.

Wayne Township Trustee – 317- 241-4191

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*Must call for an appointment.

Center Township Trustee – 317-633-3610

Website Link

*Must call to make an appointment.

Lawrence Township Trustee – 
317- 890-0011

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*You can call to set-up an appointment or walk-in. No appointments allowed past 3PM.

Other agencies in the Lawrence Township area:

CAFE – Located at 8902 E 38th Street: 317-890-3288

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church – Located at 9610 E 42nd St: 317-890-2740

Eastern Star CARE Center – 317-547-5483 Provides emergency assistance for rent, utility and food.  Also offers referrals to community partners.

Madison County – 765-641-6501


222 E. 10th St Suite Cm, Anderson, IN 46015

Community Action of Greater Indianapolis – 317-396-1800

Website Link

Must call for an appointment. Assistance is on a case-by case basis. 

St Vincent Depaul – 317-924-5769

Hendricks County/Washington Township: 

For the residents of Washington Township, Hendricks County. (Those who live in the Avon Community School District) the Township is ready to provide assistance. 

Please see the info below:

If you need help with your rent, utilities, or other basic necessities, we may be able to assist you. Visit the Washington Township Government Center between 9 and 3 to get application packets (inside the first set of doors) along with Energy Assistance Application packets and food pantry lists. 

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