Am I eligible for help? | Actors Fund

Am I eligible for help?

If you work in performing arts and entertainment and have been affected by the California wildfires, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma or Maria please fill out our Emergency Relief application. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible.

We provide free and confidential assistance nationally to everyone who works in performing arts and entertainment—including actors, dancers, musicians, stagehands, playwrights and many more. Whether you work on stage or on camera, behind the scenes or below the line, you can contact The Actors Fund for support.

Si usted trabaja en artes escénicas y entretenimiento y ha sido afectada por los huracanes Harvey, Irma o Maria por favor llene nuestra solicitud de asistencia de emergencia. Estaremos en contacto con usted lo antes posible.

Ofrecemos asistencia gratuita y confidencial a nivel nacional para todos los que trabajan en artes escénicas y entretenimiento, incluyendo actores, bailarines, músicos, tramoyas, dramaturgos y muchos más. Si usted trabaja en el escenario o en la cámara, detrás de las escenas o debajo de la línea, usted puede ponerse en contacto con el fondo de actores para el apoyo.

Apply online for Emergency Assistance Relief

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Download the Application for Hurricane Relief

Disaster resources

  • The easiest way to find out if you are eligible is to contact the regional office nearest you. See our contact information below.
  • Emergency financial assistance requires an application, documentation of your professional earnings and an interview.
  • Some programs, such as The Dancers' Resource and AGMA Assistance Program, have unique eligibility criteria. 
  • The Actors Fund is administering the SAG-AFTRA Foundation and Motion Picture Players Welfare Fund assistance to SAG-AFTRA members. 

New York City 
212.221.7300, ext. 119


Los Angeles
323.933.9244, ext. 455