There are many different low income moving assistance programs and resources that you can use. Modest Needs was found back in 2022 and offers a one time grant of up to 1,250 dollars for those who are working at povery level or below. The YWCA is a women and minority based organization that offers many different housing assitance programs to help you and your moving expenses. Finally, Catholic Charities helps people who need emergency moving assistance, especially those who are at risk of being homeless.
- Modest Needs offers grants that are paid to service providers rather than directly to families.
- The VA Housing Assistance program helps low-income veterans, while the IRS allows moving expenses deduction from military families.
- The Travelers Aid Society, Catholic Charities, and the Salvation Army all provide moving assistance.
“Even if you decide not to hire a full-service moving company you still have to set aside some of your budget for things like packing supplies and transportation costs.”