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VOLUSIA COUNTY EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PORTAL REOPENS

VOLUSIA COUNTY EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PORTAL REOPENS

The Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) program has funds available to assist households that have experienced a financial hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households may receive up to nine months of rental and utility arrears and three months of forward assistance. Households must also be re-certified every three months to continue receiving assistance. Landlords may apply on behalf of their tenants. The county will close the application window after it has received 500 applications, and after reviewing eligible applicants may accept additional applications to ensure funding is fully utilized. Applications will be accepted starting 9a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12. Visit the Volusia County website for eligible applicant criteria, documents required to apply, and the order in which applications will be prioritized.