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Prevention

A program designed to help families avoid the trauma of homelessness  through rent, mortgage, utility assistance, security deposits and car repairs. 

With more than 40% of Americans a $400 expense away from financial distress, the threat of crisis looms closely for too many families. Preventing families from spiraling into homelessness is an essential part of the Family Promise mission.

NEED ASSISTANCE?

Applications are now being accepted by Family Promise of Waukesha County from families who are seeking rent, mortgage or utility assistance.  The purpose of these funds are to assist families with children to be able to remain in their homes and avoid the impact of family homelessness.  It is imperative that you read the guidelines below before applying for assistance.  If you fit the guidelines please submit the application by clicking 'Apply For Assistance'.  Due to a high volume of applications, please allow fourteen days  to process your request.

* Family Promise reserves the right to provide partial assistance.

 * Families who accept financial support agree to work with the social worker to plan for the following months and connect to resources.