Housing Directory

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Rental Assistance and Affordable Housing Directory

Rental Assistance and Affordable Housing Directory

The  Rental Assistance and Affordable Housing Directory was prepared by the County of San Diego's Housing and Community Development Services to provide residents and the community agencies that serve them with information on housing resources available to low income households. Among the pages of the Directory you will find:

  • A countywide list of affordable housing complexes.
  • Information on the rental assistance programs offered by the Housing Authority of the County of San Diego.
  • Contact information of cities that provide housing programs.


Directory listings are subject to change. If there are changes to the Directory, please call us at (858) 694-4801 or email

CalWORKs Housing Support Program 

The County HHSA-Self Sufficiency Services’ CalWORKs program provides temporary cash assistance to eligible families with minor children, to move families with children from dependency to self-sufficiency through employment. To access the program, the family needs to be enrolled in CalWORKs first. 

CalWORKs HSP information (English/Spanish)

For more eligibility and enrollment information, please see the CalWORKs and Employment Services (ES) page.

Utility Assistance Programs

Assistance Programs | San Diego Gas & Electric (

For a list of emergency shelters that offer temporary overnight sleeping accommodations, please download the Emergency Shelter Contacts.


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