Palm Beach County is extending the deadline to apply for one-time food assistance and resubmittals for rent and utility assistance through the CARES Act.
The new deadline is Thursday, Dec. 3 at 5 p.m.
Eligible residents who experienced a loss of income as a direct result of COVID-19 and who are at or below 140% area median income may still apply for food assistance. Food assistance is based on household size, and maximum amounts are as follows:
- 1-2 household members: $400
- 3-4 household members: $800
- 5 or more household members: $1,000