Priority Applicants

Eligible households will be given the highest priority in this order: nnEligible families will be prioritized in the following order based on the date of application submission and the characteristics listed below:

  • Households with income at or below 50 percent of the area median
  • Households with an individual who has been unemployed for the 90 days prior to the application for assistance
  • Households in active eviction status

Eligible Expenses ​

  • Past-due rent, including applicable late fees and administrative fees
  • Past-due utility and home energy cost (includes electricity, gas, water and trash removal)
  • Future rent (up to three months), if appropriate and determined on a case-by-case basis
  • Relocation expenses (includes first, last and rental security deposit)