Contact the City Housing Helpline if you are homeless or in danger of losing housing.
Phone: (608) 264-0549
How to avoid eviction
If you are unable to pay your rent on time, you may be at risk for eviction. Try to pay what you can! Be proactive and talk to your landlord if you are not able to pay. Click here to view and print resource sheet
- Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program (WRAP)
Assists eligible renters who have had a significant loss of income due to COVID-19 and need help with their rent. This program is administered locally by the Community Action Coalition. Learn more about WRAP and apply or call the W.R.A.P. hotline at (608) 237-1255.
Tenant Resource Center
Phone: (608) 257-0006
You may qualify for rent assistance through the Dane County CARES Eviction Prevention Program, which is available to all, regardless of immigration status. (608) 257-0006 ext 7. Some additional tenant protections might also protect you under the CARES act. For advice on how to negotiate with your landlord and rental resources, contact a housing counselor from the Tenant Resource Center.
- Legal Action of Wisconsin
Phone: (608) 256-3304
Provides a video and resources on illegal evictions and legal assistance to low-income and senior individuals.
- Housing Navigation Services
Phone: (608) 826-8093
Can assist with finding and applying for housing. Provided by Catholic Charities.
- Homeless Services Consortium of Dane County
Phone: (608) 266-6254
If you are homeless or in danger of losing your housing during the COVID-19 crisis, the Homeless Services Consortium of Dane County guide has a listing of available resources.