Housing Assistance Programs

Emergency Funds

Emergency Loan Program

The emergency loan program assists owner occupied income eligible Portland residences who need an emergency repair. Repairs include dangerous, hazardous and unsanitary conditions creating an immediate danger to health or safety. Eligible repairs include plumbing, heating, electrical, water or sewer and roofing funds are limited up to $5,000 dollars per property


The Lead-Safe Housing Program is designed to diminish the risk of poisoning to children less than six years of age. Loans are available both in rental and owner occupied housing where low to moderate income families reside. Priority is given to families with a lead poisoned child and those with a child at risk.