Applying for Assistance

If you are experiencing homelessness or are at risk for homelessness, you can apply for assistance using the forms below. 


Homelessness Prevention


Financial Assistance for individuals or families at risk for homelessness.


Financial Assistance includes:

  • Rental assistance to prevent eviction

  • Utility assistance to prevent cutoff



  • Must be at-risk for homelessness (Eviction Notice, Utility Cut Off Notice)

  • Yearly Income cannot be over 30% of the area median income

  • Must have had a sudden loss of income

  • Must be a South Carolina Resident (Must have SCID or SCDL)

We’re sorry, ERAP Rental & Utility Assistance funds have been depleted and the program has been closed.


The Haven is not currently taking applications for Prevention Rental & Utility Assistance. 


Please check back in a few weeks for upcoming Prevention Assistance.

Emergency Shelter


Temporary, Emergency Shelter for Families Experiencing Homelessness.


Emergency Shelter includes:

  • Private room

  • Toiletries & other necessities

  • Case Management



  • Must be homeless

  • Must be a family

  • Must be a South Carolina Resident (Must have SCID or SCDL)

If you need assistance and meet the qualifications, apply here: