The Fair Housing Council of the Capital Region, Inc.
City of Harrisburg Eviction Moratorium in effect:
On 02/12/2021 The Mayor of Harrisburg Issued A Second Extension of The City Eviction Moratorium. To view the declaration, visit our Landlord/Tenant page in the Program Services tab.
***Notice From the City of Harrisburg (12/10/2020):
HARRISBURG – The City of Harrisburg’s Department of Building & Housing Development (DBHD) has committed $500,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) funds to assist residents facing eviction due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through this program, Harrisburg residents may qualify for assistance with rental payments, mortgage payments, and past utility bills. Applicants may be eligible for up to $5,000 in total awards. The application is available on the City website at http://harrisburgpa.gov/Priority will be given to completed applications, submitted with all requested documents, on a first-come, first-serve basis. The application period will end on December 22nd.
If you experienced a loss of income due to the Covid-19 pandemic and are now in danger of losing your home, The Fair Housing Council may be able to assist you. Please call our office as soon as possible to speak with a Housing Counselor. View our Landlord/Tenant page under Program Services for additional moratorium and Covid-19 related housing assistance information.
The Fair Housing Council advocates to ensure accessible and fair housing opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family status, presence of children, disability, ancestry or marital status.
The Fair Housing Council is your advocate working to ensure that you and your family have the right to live in the home of your choice and your dreams. Information is also provided regarding social services and assistance programs throughout the region.
The Fair Housing Council's mission is to provide comprehensive services that will affirmatively address and promote fair housing (anti-discrimination) rights.