• [NEW] Apply for emergency rental assistance in Dane County

  • Explore a career in housing justice

  • Volunteer to help your neighbors understand their rights

  • Facing eviction? Problems in your building? We can help

For Housing Justice in Wisconsin

The Tenant Resource Center is a nonprofit, membership organization dedicated to promoting positive relations between rental housing consumers and providers throughout Wisconsin. By providing information and referrals, education about rental rights and responsibilities, and access to conflict resolution, we empower the community to obtain and maintain quality affordable housing.

Eviction Prevention Funds Available

Click Here to Begin Online Self-Screening

The Tenant Resource Center operates the Prevention Coordinated Entry system for Dane County. This system creates a single point of entry for those facing eviction to get assistance from agencies in Dane County. To begin the process, please click the link above to start the self-screening online, or call us at 608-257-0006 ext 7.

Need Emergency Rental Assistance in Dane County?

Apply for CORE

Dane CORE is a partnership between Dane County, the City of Madison, Urban Triage, Tenant Resource Center, Community Action Coalition and other community partners. The goal of the partnership is to assist eligible households in need of rental and utility assistance with funding to ensure those bills can be paid.

Who do I contact with questions now that the new application portal is open?

For Dane County residents outside of the City of Madison, contact Urban Triage - 608-299-4128

For City of Madison residents, contact Community Action Coalition - 608-237-1255

For Dane County residents with an Eviction Court date, contact Tenant Resource Center - 608-257-0006 ext 7