The Emergency Utility and Rental Assistance program serves Chester County residents and can only be accessed by dialing 2-1-1 and selecting the prompt for "Housing Crisis."
Funding will serve individuals and families that are obligated to pay rent and meet the following three criteria:
Qualify for unemployment or have experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced a financial hardship due to COVID-19.
Demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability.
Have a household income at or below 80 percent of the area median (For additional income thresholds, see checklist linked below. Income limits are subject to change per guidance from the federal government).