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Emergency Utility and Rental Assistance

Emergency Utility and Rental Assistance

Galilee Center

Emergency rent and utility payment assistance for individuals and families.

Services Offered

Emergency Assistance • Financial Assistance • Utility Assistance • Rent Assistance


Galilee Center offers rental and utility assistance to help families in crisis avoid homelessness or utility shut off. Assistance is provided no more than once per year, subject to funding availability. The program does not provide ongoing assistance.


66-101 Hammond Rd., Mecca, CA 92254 33.5546688 -116.0595678

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


-Must have a temporary financial crisis that makes payment of rent or utility bill impossible at the moment.
-Must have income that exceeds expenses.


  • This service is free

How to Apply

Call 760-369-9100 during office hours for a pre-screen phone interview. A specialist will collect basic information about your crisis and family income. If it is determined that you may qualify for assistance, you will be scheduled for an appointment. You must bring proof of income and expenses for all adult household members (ages 18 and older).