Resources for Tenants - Tenant Resource Center

Screen_Shot_2015-03-02_at_11.25.34_AM.pngResources for Tenants:

Warning:  These materials are for City of Madison Residents and UW-Madison Students.  For people living in Dane County, outside the City of Madison, please view these resources.

Information provided below may not be applicable to your area.

Behind on Rent? Need a Security Deposit? (Stay Tuned! This brochure is being updated for the latest information.)

The Tenant Resource Center maintains information on community resources that may be available to provide eviction prevention funds, security deposit funds, and other emergency financial assistance. See our brochures in pdf format:

  • Eviction Prevention and Security Deposit Assistance in Dane County (Stay Tuned! This brochure is being updated for the latest information.)

Many may be interested in a referral to one of the many agencies, faith groups, community groups, nonprofit groups, and individuals that provide assistance to those in crisis. Many of these local services can also be found through United Way's First Call for Help, 2-1-1.

Sample Letters for Tenants:

Forms for Tenants

Brochure series for Tenants:

To ensure you get the correct information for your area, please find this information under the "Know Your Rights" tab.

Useful Blog Posts:

Laws, Statutes and Ordinances:

Other Tenant Resource Center Resources



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