FAQs – RAP
Unfortunately, not, we do not offer emergency or shelter housing and our waitlist can be up to two years long. Drop in staff at the BYRC would be happy to help you look for a shelter or short-term option, however.
Yes, RAP provides a portable subsidy that can be used to top-up your own income to help you pay rent, but you still must have a source of income to qualify for a subsidy.
Length of service in the Rental Assistance Program can vary, though most participants are in the program of 18 months.