Am I eligible for help? | Actors Fund

Am I eligible for help?

If you or someone you know works in performing arts and entertainment and is affected by Hurricane Harvey, please contact us for info on emergency financial assistance and other resources. Texas residents please contact our Los Angeles office. Louisiana residents can contact our NYC office. See below for our phone number and email.

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.

Apply online for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Download the Application for Hurricane Harvey Relief

  • 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
intakeny@actorsfund.org

Chicago
312.372.0989
intakechicago@actorsfund.org

Los Angeles
323.933.9244, ext. 455
intakela@actorsfund.org