Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Seminole County has been awarded Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) and American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds from the U.S. Department of the Treasury intended to provide rental assistance to eligible households negatively impacted due to COVID-19, and the resulting economic environment. Funds shall be used to cover the financial obligation of rent and/or utilities. These programs will remain open as long as funds remain available. 
  • ERAP provides assistance to low-income households.
    • This program includes households within unincorporated Seminole County and Seminole County’s municipalities.
  • ARPA assists moderate-income households.
    • This program includes households within unincorporated areas of Seminole County, the City of Altamonte Springs, and the City of Sanford.
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For questions regarding program eligibility, documentation or applying, please call (877) 573-9375.

For applicants needing assistance with computer access or scanning and uploading required documents, please visit the Emergency Rental/Mortgage Application Assistance Center, Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m., at 520 West Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford. Appointments are preferred. Please bring all required documents to complete the application. Please call (407) 665-2300.

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