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NY State Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Authored By: Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance

Link to Overview and Application:

Tech Tips

Here are some tech tips before you begin that may help you complete the online application:

  • The application seems to work best in Google Chrome.
  • If you are experiencing difficulties, you could try to clear your cookies and browsing data to see if that solves the problem.
  • If you receive an error message, it could be that the portal is down temporarily due to high volume. Please try to refresh the page.
  • You may also receive an error message if there is missing information, in that case, hit back and correct the information highlithed in red.


If you need help applying, you can find an organization offering assistance in your county from this page on the OTDA website.

Last Review and Update: Jun 01, 2021