Affordable Housing Online is monitoring the federal government's response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. 

An extensive list of coronavirus resources for low-income households can be found here.

Are there coronavirus rental assistance programs?


Yes, states, cities, and counties do have COVID-19 relief programs. The money is limited, there has been a high volume of applications in every state and the deadline to apply for COVID rental is getting close or has already passed in many states.

You can learn about local coronavirus rental assistance programs here.

As of November, 2020 a second coronavirus stimulus package is still being discussed in the Senate. Learn how to contact your Senator here:

More FAQs from Low Income Households

  • Do I have to do anything if I’m on a rental subsidy program and become unemployed or lose hours from coronavirus?
  • Are housing authorities still open during the coronavirus outbreak?
  • Can I be evicted if I can't pay rent because of coronavirus?
  • What is the government stimulus payment?
  • Who qualifies for the government stimulus payment?