NHAP (Nebraska Homeless Assistance Program)

The goal of the NHAP program is to provide short term financial assistance to assist participants to prevent homelessness or rapidly re-house those who are literally homeless and to offer short term case management to assist participants to address barriers.


NHAP can be utilized for:

  • Security Deposits
  • Rental Assistance
  • Utility deposits
  • Utility payments
  • Budgeting
  • Advocacy & Referral


Eligibility Criteria:

  • Fall into income guidelines-for near homeless
  • Living in a shelter
  • Staying in a place not meant for human habitation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eviction
  • Living with family/friends and being asked to leave


Required Documentation and Responsibilities:

  • Have a  photo ID and social security card or be able to obtain
  • Current proof of income
  • Completed application
  • Agree to meet with a case manager to make housing stability plan
  • Agree to inspection of current or potential housing to ensure standards are met
  • Honesty and follow through



Located in all 21 CNCAP counties and Cherry County; contact your local office to apply or the NHAP Coordinator at 308-745-0780

**Not sure you qualify; call anyway-Family Outreach is here to help**