Do you have a tenant behind on rent?

There may be rental assistance available. Please encourage your tenant to dial 2-1-1 or call 1-800-427-4626 to see if they are eligible for assistance.

Direct your tenants to for additional resources.

Stay up to date on rental assistance programs in the City of St. Louis at

Financial Resources

Missouri renters who are financially impacted by COVID-19 can apply for State Assistance for Housing Relief (SAFHR) program funds through Missouri Housing Development Commission. Renters or Landlords can apply for SAFHR. Renters who qualify can receive financial assistance for rent and utility payments. If you are a landlord wanting to apply on behalf of your tenant then apply through SAFHR.

Apply online at or call 833-541-1599.

If you can not apply online or need help with your application, please call 833-541-1599 or email:

Mediation Resources

St. Louis Mediation Project

The St. Louis Mediation Project is a free program for St. Louis County staffed by trained mediators helping tenants, homeowners, landlords, and lenders solve housing disputes in and out of court. We also assist landlords and tenants apply for rental and utility assistance.

For assistance, call 314-833-0226 or email

Flyers and Additional Resources

Read the CDC Order

Download the Resources for Landlords Flyer (City of St. Louis)

This flyer is also available in Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Spanish, Swahili, and Vietnamese.