“Palm Beach County” Extends Deadline To Apply For Food, Rent & Utility Assistance.


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