Here to Help
The Housing Assessment and Resource Agency for Ingham County is ready to work with you to avoid homelessness or recover from homelessness.
Welcome to the Housing Assessment and Resource Agency
As the Housing Assessment and Resource Agency (HARA) for Ingham County, our team is ready to provide centralized intake and housing assessment, thereby assuring a comprehensive communitywide service and housing delivery system. (If you need help outside Ingham County, check this list for the appropriate HARA in your community.) HARAs practice shelter diversion and work to rapidly re-house people who are homeless.
We can assist with housing case management and referrals. Cash assistance is available for eligible households and when resources are available, including:
- Eviction Diversion
- Rental Assistance
- Security Deposits
In Lansing, you can connect with the HARA team in several ways.