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 emergency rental assistance programs?

Answer

Yes, states, cities, and counties do have COVID-19 rental assistance programs for renters affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The application period for many local programs are currently open as of March, 2021.

You can learn about local coronavirus rental assistance programs here.

More Coronavirus 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?
  • Are there coronavirus assistance programs for landlords?
  • Do I have to pay all of my back rent when the CDC moratorium ends?