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Homeowner COVID Relief

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program COVID-19

If you are a homeowner and struggle with past due mortgage or utility bills due to COVID-19, you may be eligible for assistance. The CDBG is administered by Lower Columbia CAP. You can contact them directly at 360-425-3430. Should you need assistance with paperwork, we can help you. Below please find additional details.  

Utility/Rent/Mortgage Subsistence Payment Application and Verification Form.

Program Eligibility

  • 80% or below county AMI
  • Family with a documented financial need due to COVID- 19
  • Family is not able to access other payment assistance for same costs
  • Late payment notice, eviction notice or other proof that loss of housing is at risk and the need for emergency payment Family residing in the program’s service area
  • Family residing in the program’s service area

Program Requirements

  • Fund can cover eligible costs incurred as of March 27, 2020 until CDBG contract end date.
  • Approved application for assistance form (included essential CDBG COVID-19 Eligibility criteria). 
    1. CDBG COVID-19 Utility/Rent/Mortgage Subsistence payment- Application and Verification Form 
  • Income verification.
  • Documentation of loss of income due to COVID- 19
  • Late payment notice, eviction notice or other proof that loss of housing is at risk and the need for emergency payment
  • Ethnicity/race demographics for federal reports
  • Access to status of payment, upon request

Length of assistance, Accessibility & Allowable Cost

  • Funds paid to third party on behalf of the qualifying person.
  • Payments for no more than 6 consecutive months
  • Payment is intended for current or past due rent/ mortgage, not future costs. Payments are intended to prevent the cutoff of service, eviction or other essential short-term needs.