Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Learn more about programs helping Missourians with housing and utility payments. 

For Renters

SAFHR for Renters

Renting in Missouri?  Find out about our program to help with rent and utility payments.

For Landlords

SAFHR for Landlords

Landlords can apply for SAFHR on behalf of their tenants.

Looking for something else?

Resources for non-profits and utility Parnters

Additional Housing & Homeless Assistance Services

The Missouri SAFHR programs are assistance programs administered by the Missouri Housing Development Commission (MHDC), funded by federal government COVID stimulus packages.  For more information on MHDC, please visit

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The SAFHR Program is funded through the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, Pub. L. No. 116-260 (Dec. 27, 2020) (the “Act”) and provided to the State of Missouri from the U.S. Department of the Treasury for emergency rental assistance. This project is being supported, in whole or in part, by federal award number ERA-2101112507 awarded to Missouri Department of Economic Development by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. The Missouri Housing Development Commission is administering this project on behalf of the Missouri Department of Economic Development.

For more information:

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