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Find local resources for your housing issues in your state. You can find legal aid groups to call for help. You can see what rental assistance programs may help you. Or you can use tools to write letters or file court documents to protect yourself.

Last updated on August 6, 2021

Legal Help in Nebraska

for assistance with housing, benefits, work, domestic violence, custody, discrimination, and other issues

Legal Aid of Nebraska

https://www.legalaidofnebraska.org(877) 250-2016

Serves all local counties and cities

Nebraska Judicial Online Self-Help Center

https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/self-help

Serves all local counties and cities

Nebraska Free Legal Answers online clinic

https://ne.freelegalanswers.org/

Serves all local counties and cities

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from Hello Landlord

https://hellolandlord.org/

Serves all of US

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from No Rent

https://www.norent.org/en/

Serves all of US


Financial Assistance for Housing in Nebraska

for help paying rent, utilities, and other housing-related costs

Nebraska Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Program

https://coronavirus.nebraska.gov/EmergencyRentalAssistanceProgram

Serves all local counties and cities

211/ Heartland United Way

https://www.heartlandunitedway.org/211-resource-hotlineCall 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all local counties and cities

Douglas County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

https://copeinfo.org/rent-assist/

Serves local areas: Douglas County

Lincoln Emergency Relief Assistance Program

https://www.lincoln.ne.gov/City/Mayor/Housing-Utility-Assistance

Serves local areas: Lancaster County, Lincoln

Omaha – MACCH Rental Assistance Program

http://macchconnect.org/

Serves local areas: Omaha

Northern Ponca Housing Authority Emergency Rental Assistance

https://form.jotform.com/210767884431058

Serves local areas: Northern Ponca Housing Authority

Omaha Tribal Housing Authority Emergency Rental Assistance Program

https://www.othauthority.com/

Serves local areas: Omaha Tribal Housing Authority

National United Way/211

https://www.unitedway.org/find-your-united-wayCall 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all of US

Find Help/Aunt Bertha services directory

https://findhelp.org

Serves all of US

Catholic Charities services and assistance

https://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/find-help/

Serves all of US


Other Services to Help in Nebraska

for domestic violence, health coverage, food benefits, mental health, and other issues

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org1-800-273-8255

Serves all of US

National Domestic Violence Hotline

https://www.thehotline.org/1-800-799-7233Text LOVEIS 22-522

Serves all of US

Crisis Text Line for mental health support

https://www.crisistextline.org/Text HOME to 741-741

Serves all of US

CDC + Apple COVID-19 Screening Tool

https://www.apple.com/covid19

Serves all of US

Serves all of US

Medicare & Medicaid Services' Insure Kids Now page

https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/

Serves all of US

USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, or food stamps)

https://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/recipient/eligibility

Serves all of US