Emergency Assistance Program

  • Provide information and referrals
  • Collaborate with other human services agencies, churches, service groups, etc.
  • Provide limited financial assistance, when funds are available
  • Assess household emergencies that threaten basic needs and household stability
  • Educate individuals about community resources
  • Donations are always welcomed


For more information please contact:

315-789-2235, ext.114 – Geneva

315-252-0018 – Auburn

585-394-0190 – Canandaigua

315-331-4867 – Newark


Emergency Rental Assistance Program: (ERAP) Households adversely effected by Covid-19 can qualify for up to 12 months of past due rent and utility, as well as three months of future rent.  Applications accepted beginning June 1st. Use the link below to go directly to the application or contact Catholic Charities of the Finger Lakes for assistance with the application process.

Emergency Rental Assistance