Housing Services

YWCA Empowerment Center assists families with children and individuals in both Clinton and Jackson Counties who are experiencing or on the verge of experiencing homelessness through our Rapid Rehousing and Homelessness Prevention programs.

YWCA Empowerment Center Contact Info:

Clinton County: 563-242-2118
Jackson County: 563-212-2787

Services Offered:

Rapid Rehousing:
Rapid Rehousing is a program that offers financial and case management services to families who are experiencing homelessness. The goal of the program is to assist in obtaining safe, affordable, permanent housing while providing families with on-going case-management services to ensure long-term success.

Homelessness Prevention:
HP seeks to stop homelessness before it starts. It is a program that assists families with children and individuals who currently have housing but are at risk of becoming homeless. HP provides funding for rent & utility deposits as well as rent & utility arrears. Funding is based on income guidelines.

To apply for either program, please pick up an application at the YWCA Clinton’s front desk. To schedule an appointment to submit a completed application, call the numbers listed above – please leave a detailed message if no one is available to answer.

All services are free and confidential.