The goal of Prevention Assistance is to prevent families from becoming homeless in Davidson County. To qualify for this assistance you must live in Davidson County and have children under the age of 18 years living in the home.

Good candidates for prevention services:
If you are behind on rent AND have been to court (or have an upcoming court date)
If you receive Section 8 or live in MDHA housing and your utilities are CUT OFF
If you are behind on rent and have received a letter from your landlord stating that you are at risk of being evicted due to non-payment


If you are a good candidate based on the above, please complete the Prevention Assistance referral form below. Please note that filling out this form does not guarantee assistance. You will be contacted should we be able to offer you assistance.

NOTE: Due to high volume, this form may be disabled if we are unable to process any additional referrals in a given week. If the form is disabled below, please check back on this page again the following week.