State And Local Coronavirus Rental Assistance Programs

To help renters who are struggling to pay rent during the coronavirus pandemic, several cities, counties, and states have created emergency rental assistance programs for their residents with CARES Act funds. The application period for some local programs has already closed, but many are currently open as of August, 2020. The table below has up to date information on every state and locality that has offered one of these programs.

Alabama Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Alabama Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Alaska Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Alaska Housing Relief Closed (Accepted Through 6/26/2020) 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Current Lease, Photo ID 3 months More Info

Alaska Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Arizona Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
COVID-19 Rental Eviction Prevention Assistance Open Now (Accepted Through Until further notice) 100% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease Currently no maximum More Info

Arizona Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Arkansas Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Arkansas Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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California Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

California Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Colorado Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Property Owner Preservation (POP) Program Open Now (Accepted Through Until further notice) COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General) - More Info

Colorado Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Connecticut Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Rental Assistance Open Now Allocated for undocumented immigrants; DOH will work with local organizations to identify families in need - -

Connecticut Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Temporary Rental Housing Assistance Program Open Now (Accepted Through Until further notice) 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Timely Rent Payment Pre-COVID, SSN Required; If there is any past due rent at time of application, must enter repayment plan with landlord in order to be eligible 4 months More Info

Delaware Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Delaware Housing Assistance Program Open Now (Accepted Through Until further notice) 60% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease One-time More Info

Florida Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Florida Housing's CRF Fund Open Now 120% AMI or less, COVID Hardship - More Info

Florida Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Florida Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
State Housing Initiatives Partnership Open Now Eligibility and access to program differs by county - More Info

Florida Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Georgia Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Georgia Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Hawaii Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
DHHL COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Closed (Accepted Through 5/29/2020) 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Native Hawaiian, on DHHL waitlist 6 months More Info

Hawaii Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Hawaii Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Hawaii Rental Assistance Open Soon 100% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General) 5 months -

Hawaii Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Idaho Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Idaho Housing Preservation Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, At least one member of the household must be legally eligble to reside in the United States, but non-citizens may apply. 6 months More Info

Idaho Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Illinois Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Illinois Emergency Rental Assistance Program Open Now (Accepted Through 8/21/2020) 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice One-time More Info

Illinois Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Indiana Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Indiana COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program Open Now Household income, including unemployment, must be less than household income on March 6., COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Must not have already received emergency rental assistance as part of COVID-19 response. Must not already receive rental assistance (such as Section 8) ;Landlords who participate must agree to not evict until tenants more than 45 day delinquent. 4 months More Info

Indiana Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Iowa Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
COVID-19 Iowa Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship One-time More Info

Iowa Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Kansas Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Kentucky Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Kentucky Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Louisiana Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Louisiana Emergency Rental Assistance Program Suspended (Accepted Through 7/19/2020) 30% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease One-time More Info

Louisiana Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Maine Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
MaineHousing COVID-19 Rent Relief Program Open Now 100% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Liquid Asset Limitations One-time More Info

Maine Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Maryland Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Eviction Prevention Partnership Program Open Now (Accepted Through 8/31/2020) 80% AMI or less, There may be additional local eligibility requirements. Renters should contact their local rental assistance administrators for current information. - More Info

Maryland Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Massachusetts Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Residential Assistance for Families in Transition (RAFT) Open Now 30% AMI or less (RAFT); 30-50% AMI (RAFT);, COVID Hardship, Current Lease One-time/yr More Info

Massachusetts Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Massachusetts Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Emergency Rental and Mortgage Assistance (ERMA) Open Now 50-80% AMI (ERMA), COVID Hardship, Current Lease One-time/yr More Info

Massachusetts Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Michigan Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Michigan Eviction Diversion Program Open Now 100% AMI or less, 50% AMI or less, Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice One-time More Info

Michigan Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Minnesota Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Minnesota Rental Assistance Program Open Soon 300% FPL, Priority for 200% FPL, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice - More Info

Minnesota Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Mississippi Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Rental Assistance for Mississippians Program (RAMP) Open Now 50% AMI or less - More Info

Missouri Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Missouri Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Montana Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Montana Housing's Emergency Housing Assistance Program Open Now Less than $75,000-$125,000 based on family size, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice 3 months More Info

Montana Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Nebraska Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Nebraska Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Nevada Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Nevada Emergency Rental Assistance Unknown - - Call 211

Nevada Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Nevada Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
CARES Housing Assistance Program Open Now 120% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice, Liquid Asset Limitations - More Info

Nevada Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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New Hampshire Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
New Hampshire Housing Relief Fund Open Now No Inc Requirements, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice Depends on need More Info

New Jersey Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
New Jersey COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP) Closed (Accepted Through 7/17/2020) 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Liquid Asset Limitations 6 months More Info

New Jersey Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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New Jersey Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Small Landlord Emergency Grant Program Open Soon (Accepted Through 8/26/2020) Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice 4 months More Info

New Jersey Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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New Mexico Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
New Mexico Housing Trust Fund Rental Assistance Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Must be in a NM Mortgage Finance Authority property One-time payment for up to three months' rental assistance More Info

New York Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
COVID Rent Relief Program Open Now (Accepted Through 8/6/2020) 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Over 30% housing burden pre-COVID. At least one household member must have citizenship or eligible immigration status. One-time payment for up to four months' coverage More Info

New York Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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North Carolina Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

North Carolina Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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North Dakota Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
North Dakota COVID Emergency Rent Bridge Program Open Now 60% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease 3 months More Info

Ohio Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Ohio Emergency Housing Assistance Grant Program Unknown 50% AMI or less, COVID Hardship 6 months More Info

Ohio Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Ohio Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Housing Now for Homeless Families Open Soon - - More Info

Ohio Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Oklahoma Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Eviction Mitigation Program Closed COVID Hardship - -

Oklahoma Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Oregon Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Oregon COVID Rent Relief Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship - More Info

Oregon Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Pennsylvania Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
CARES Rent Relief Program (RRP) Open Now (Accepted Through 9/30/2020) 100% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Open to All Regardless of Citizenship Status 6 months More Info

Pennsylvania Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Rhode Island Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Safe Harbor Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice 6 months More Info

Rhode Island Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Rhode Island Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Rhode Island Home Safe Program Open Now 50% AMI or less, Ability to Pay Moving Forward/Payment Plan, Must have been RI resident for one year; must be able to demonstrate short-term emergency One-time More Info

Rhode Island Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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South Carolina Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
South Carolina COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice, Cannot be receiving Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation; The rent assistance payment must bring the rental balance current. One-time More Info

South Carolina Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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South Dakota Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Tennessee Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

Tennessee Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Texas Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Tenant Based Rental Assistance Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship 6 months More Info

Texas Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Utah Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Utah Rental Assistance Program Open Now 50% AMI or less, COVID Hardship - More Info

Utah Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Vermont Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Vermont Rental Housing Stabilization Program (RHSP) Open Now Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice, Landlords must own no more than 20 units. 3 months More Info

Virginia Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice, Have a rent or mortgage amount that is at or below 150% Fair Market Rent (FMR) One-time with opportunity for renewal More Info

Virginia Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Virginia Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
People Inc. Rental Assistance Program Open Now 200% FPL or less, COVID Hardship, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice - More Info

Virginia Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Washington Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
COVID-19 Crisis LIHEAP Benefit Program Open Now 125% FPL or less, Must have received or will receive a LIHEAP or Low Income Rate Assistance Program (LIRAP) benefit in the current program year One-time More Info

Washington Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Washington Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Washington Eviction Rent Assistance Program Open Now 50% AMI or less, Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice, Open to All Regardless of Citizenship Status, Must have at least one month of rent not paid or partially unpaid since March 1, 2020, and must meet an additional housing vulnerability criteria (severely cost-burdened, previously homeless within last 5 years, eviction history within last 7 years, housing disrupted due to discrimination, at risk of severe illness, disability) 3 months More Info

Washington Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Washington DC Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
DC COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program Open Now 80% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Current Lease, Past Due Rent/Eviction Notice, Ability to Pay Moving Forward/Payment Plan 3 months More Info

Washington DC Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
DHCD Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Program Open Now 60% AMI or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General) 6 months - 2 years More Info

Washington DC Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
202 Assist Open Now COVID Hardship, Current Lease, Must live in Ward 8 4 weeks More Info

West Virginia Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
No Known Rental Assistance Program Not Applicable - - -

West Virginia Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Wisconsin Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program Open Now 80% AMI or less One-time More Info

Wisconsin Local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

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Wyoming Statewide COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Program Application Status Eligibilty Duration of Assistance More Info Resource
Wyoming Emergency Housing Assistance Program (WEHAP) Open Now $20,833/mo or less, COVID Hardship, Proof of Residency (General), Liquid Asset Limitations One-time More Info

This data was provided in part by the National Low Income Housing Coalition