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Upstream RAFT Act (May 2023)

Residential Assistance for Families in Transition (RAFT) is a state program that provides short-term financial assistance for low-income families and individuals facing eviction or a utility shutoff, regardless of immigration status. The program provides up to $10,000 per year to cover utilities, moving costs, and overdue rent. Assistance is paid directly to landlords and utility providers on the tenant’s behalf.

Download the Upstream RAFT Act (May 2023) factsheet to learn more.