Homeless Prevention Services / Rent Assistance

Eligibility

Qualified households who are currently homeless or at risk of becoming homeless may be eligible for rental assistance and/or assistance with move-in related costs depending on needs, income, and the availability of funds.

For more information on the emergency shelter and possible rental assistance funding for Wahkiakum County residents, please follow the links listed below. 

Emergency Shelter

Consolidated Homeless Grant (CHG)

Wahkiakum County Fair Market Rent and Income Limits Chart

Treasury Rent Assistance Program (T-RAP) - CLOSED AS OF SEPTEMBER 30, 2021

Eviction Rent Assistance Program (ERAP 2.0) - OPEN AS OF OCTOBER 19, 2021

For ERAP 2.0 forms, please follow the link. ERAP 2.0 forms

Eviction Moratorium is over

As of November 1, 2021, you can be evicted for not paying rent but first your landlord must give you a notice to pay, a notice offering to mediate, and offer a repayment plan that is reasonable. You must respond within 14 days of receipt of these notices.

How to Get Eviction Support: nwjustice.org/eviction-help    or     Eviction Prevention Line: 1-855-657-8387

·       NJP Eviction Flyer  

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