Need Help With “Rental Assistance”? We Have Some News You Can Use!

The Palm Beach County Community Services Department announced Wednesday that its portal for Emergency Rental Assistance has reopened.

To qualify for assistance, individuals must be a renter in Palm Beach County who have experienced hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic, are at risk of homelessness or housing instability, and have a household income at, or below, 80% of the area median.

Applicants must present evidence of COVID-19 direct or indirect impact, risk of homelessness, income eligibility, and a valid government-issued ID.

Applications will be prioritized for individuals who are below 30% to 50% of the area median income, are facing evictions, and are currently unemployed for more than 90 days.

For more information contact CSD’s Contact Centre at 561-355-4792.