Foreclosure and Eviction Prevention Resources

List of foreclosure and eviction prevention programs.

Arizona Department of Economic Security

The Department of Economic Security (DES) Family Assistance Administration provides language assistance free of charge to those with limited English proficiency when assistance is needed for Nutrition AssistanceCash Assistance and some Medical Assistance programs. Please contact your DES office or call 1-855-432-7587 for program assistance provided in your preferred language.

Identifies ways to get help during the pandemic.

Tucson and Pima County Eviction Prevention/Emergency Rent and Utility Relief Program

This program offers both Landlords/Property Managers AND Tenants the opportunity to begin the application process and requires both parties provide information, documentation and agree to mutual resolution for housing stability.

Pima County Housing Center, opens a new window

Phone (520-724-2460) or email (
Homeowners facing foreclosure are welcome to stop by the housing center to meet with a mortgage default counselor or other housing staff who will provide assistance.

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List of emergency assistance agencies in Pima County.

Emergency Rental Assistance Program -  AZ DES , opens a new window

Phone: 1-833-912-0878 between 8am and 5pm, Monday through Friday.
Applications will be accepted through the program’s expiration on December 31, 2021 or until funding is exhausted.

Pio Decimo Housing Counseling, opens a new window

Phone: 520-622-2801 x 7115; Toll Free: 1-855-622-2801

Pio Decimo Center helps families save their home, buy a home, or, when faced with homelessness, relocate to another home.

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Speak to a free Housing Counselor, Toll-free 1-877-448-1211
The Save Our Home AZ (“SOHAZ”) Program offers Principal Reduction Assistance, Monthly Mortgage Subsidy Assistance for under and unemployed Arizonans and Second Lien Elimination Assistance to qualified Arizona homeowners.

Housing Rights & Eviction Prevention | Southern Arizona Legal Aid, opens a new window

Phone: 520-623-9461; Toll-Free 1-800-248-6789
Assist tenants with evictions from subsidized or private housing, substandard housing conditions, lockouts, and utility shut offs. SALA also helps homeowners in cases involving loss of home due to foreclosure and mobile home repossession.

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